Jones Center Moody Rooftop
Free for students and Contemporary Austin Members; otherwise free with museum admission ($5 adults, under 18 Free, discounts for military and seniors)
Co-presented by The Galleries at The John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies
Join us on the rooftop for a conversation between artist Wangechi Mutu; Heather Pesanti, Senior Curator at The Contemporary Austin; and Kanitra Fletcher, Curatorial Assistant for Modern and Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, where Mutu’s art is also on view.
Hear from Mutu about recent developments in her artistic materials, processes, and inspirations, and her ongoing interests in representations of the black female body and labor. The panel will consider Mutu’s work within the context of the artist’s trajectory and recent art histories.