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Descriptive Teleconference Tour—Difference Machines: Technology and Identity in Contemporary Art

Friday, October 22, 2021

2 pm - 3 pm EDT

Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley (British, born 1995). WE ARE HERE BECAUSE OF THOSE THAT ARE NOT, 2020. Installation with online game for one player, gaming chair, two pink fluorescent lights, and two hanging vinyls. Installation at Science Gallery, London, England, 2020. Courtesy of the artist. Photo: Felix Wilson.

Virtual Event

Our free Descriptive Teleconference Tours welcome adults who are blind or partially sighted to learn about selected works in the museum’s collection, special exhibitions, and Public Art Initiative.

Tour themes change monthly and include in-depth verbal descriptions of artworks and opportunities for group discussion over the phone. This tour will begin our exploration of the special exhibition Difference Machines: Technology and Identity in Contemporary Art. (It will continue in our session on November 19, 2021.)


Space is limited and advance registration is required. To register, or for more information, please contact Access & Community Programs Coordinator Karen Duval at 716.270.8249 or A teleconference phone number will be provided upon registration.

Program Sponsors

Descriptive Teleconference Tours are made possible through the generous support of the James H. Cummings Foundation, Inc. Endowment; National Fuel; the Vogt Family Foundation; and an anonymous donor.