Events

New

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1 PM
Protest & Celebration: Community Murals in New York City
Emanuel United Church of Christ
9312 91st Avenue, Woodhaven, NY 11421
sponsored by the Woodhaven Richmond Historical Society
Info: 718 805 2002

Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Mexico from Independence through Revolution:
The Murals of Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros & José Clemente Orozco
Amagansett Free Library
215 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930
Info: 631 267 3810

Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 6:30 PM
José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire
Amagansett Free Library
215 Main Street, Amagansett, NY 11930
Info: 631 267 3810

Host an Event

Artmakers presents, free of charge, illustrated lectures to eligible community organizations and schools through the New York Council for the Humanities Speakers and Speakers in the
Schools programs:

Protest & Celebration: Community Murals in New York City

Images of the African Diaspora in New York City Murals

Three additional lectures are available directly through Artmakers. Contact Artmakers for more information about:

  • Risking Life & Liberty: “When Women Pursue Justice”
  • Mexico from Independence through Revolution:
    The Murals of Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros & José Clemente Orozco
  • José Clemente Orozco: Man of Fire

Talks

SELECTED TALKS

The Federico García Lorca Murals (2011-13)
2013 A walking tour of the four Bushwick, Brooklyn murals led by poet and Lorca scholar Edward Hirsch and professor of Hispanic literatures Electa Arenal

Risking Life & Liberty:”When Women Pursue Justice”
2014 Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY
2013 The Greens, Melville, NY
2011 The American Library in Paris, Paris France

Images of the African Diaspora in New York City Community Murals
2013 Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY
2010 Arts in One World Conference, Brown University, Providence, RI
2010 The American Library in Paris, France
2010 Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester University, Rochester, NY
2010 Notre Dame High School, Elmira, NY (3-day residency)
2009 African American Heritage Center, Brooklyn Public Library, Macon branch

Protest & Celebration: Community Murals in New York City
2011 New York University in France, Paris, France
2011 New York Public Library, Mid-Manhattan branch
2010 New York Public Library, Tompkins Square branch
2010 The American Library in Paris
2010 Notre Dame High School, Elmira, NY (3-day residency)
2010 Derfner Judaica Museum at the Hebrew Home, Riverdale, NY
2009 Humanities Institute, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Exhibitions

Images of the African Diaspora in New York City Community Murals
2012 West African Research Center, Dakar, Senegal
2011 American Library in Paris, France
2009 Humanities Institute, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
2009 Amagansett Free Library, Amagansett, NY
2009 James E. Davis 80 Arts Building, Brooklyn, NY
2009 African American Heritage Center, Brooklyn Public Library, Macon branch
2009 Harlem Stage @ Aaron Davis Hall, NY, NY

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: NYC Murals/Mural Photographs by Camille Perrottet
2009 Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
When Women Pursue Justice
2006 Bread and Roses Gallery, 1199, NY, NY
2006 Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch
2006 Saint Joseph’s College, Brooklyn, NY

Public in Private: Studio Works by 3 Public Artists
1991 Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

Progressive Propaganda: Artmakers Addresses the Issues
1989 Bread and Roses Gallery, 1199, NY, NY

Artists Speak to the Issues: Election ’88
1988 Bronx River Arts Center, Bronx, NY