Lecture: South of Pico, African American Artists in Los Angeles in the '60's and '70's

Event Date: 

Thursday, October 26, 2017 -
5:30pm to 7:30pm

Event Contact: 

Lety Garcia, Programs and PR Manager

805-893-2951

Lgarcia@museum.ucsb.edu

Prof. Kellie Jones (Columbia University) will be will be presenting a lecture based on her new book, South of Pico: African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 1960's and 1970's.  Her research interests include African Diaspora and African American artists, Latin American and Latino/a artists, and problems in contemporary art and museum theory.  The event will be followed by a book signing facilitated by local Chaucer's Bookstore.