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Educators' Workshop—We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85

Thursday, March 1, 2018

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm EST

Lorna Simpson (American, born 1960). Waterbearer, 1986. Gelatin silver print with vinyl lettering, 59 x 80 inches (149.9 x 203.2 cm). Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth. © Lorna Simpson

$10 / $5 for Members
Includes access to the exhibition and a hands-on art activity
Education Classrooms and Exhibition Galleries

Join us for an evening of discussion, curriculum connections, and artmaking inspired by the exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85!

To begin the workshop, you will have the chance to hear from Curatorial Assistant Jasmine Magana and Curatorial Fellow Andrea Alvarez about this special exhibition. The tour will continue with School and Docent Programs Coordinator Lindsay Kranz to review connections to classroom learning. The workshop will conclude with hands-on art activities to support lesson-plan development inspired by various works in the exhibition.


Space is limited; registration and pre-payment are required. Please register online, call 716.270.8292, or sign up at the Albright-Knox Admissions Desk.

Exhibition Sponsors

We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 is organized by the Brooklyn Museum. 

This exhibition has been made possible at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s exhibition program is generously supported by The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.

Publication of the family guide has been made possible through the generosity of The MAK Fund. Additional support for educational components of this exhibition has been provided by a grant from the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo.