Curator Talk: On Black Refractions
Discussion with Connie H. Choi
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
12:00 – 1:00 pm
Join Connie H. Choi, Associate Curator of the Permanent Collection at The Studio Museum in Harlem and curator of the Frye’s latest exhibition, Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem, for a virtual tour and conversation about this landmark exhibition. Black Refractions features works in all media by nearly eighty artists and celebrates The Studio Museum in Harlem’s role as a site for the dynamic exchange of ideas about art and society.
Live captioning will be available for this program.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Connie H. Choi is the Associate Curator, Permanent Collection at The Studio Museum in Harlem, where she has worked on the exhibitions Black Refractions: Highlights from The Studio Museum in Harlem, Fictions, Regarding the Figure, and Their Own Harlems. Prior to joining the Studio Museum, Choi was the assistant curator of American art at the Brooklyn Museum. She has a Ph.D. in art history from Columbia University and an Ed.M. in arts education from Harvard University.
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