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Gallery Talk—We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85

Friday, April 6, 2018

6 pm - 6:30 pm EDT

Carrie Mae Weems (American, born 1953). Mirror Mirror, 1987–88. Silver print, 24 3/4 x 20 3/4 inches (62.9 x 52.7 cm). Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York. © Carrie Mae Weems

1905 Building

Join Albright-Knox Curatorial Fellow Andrea Alvarez for a discussion of the exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85.

Focusing on the work of black women artists, this exhibition examines the political, social, cultural, and aesthetic priorities of women of color from the mid-1960s to the mid-1980s.


On the first Friday of every month—from 10 am to 10 pm—admission to part of the museum and select events are free for everyone. Certain events are available for a fee. Admission to special exhibitions is Pay What You Wish. Learn More