Friends of African & African American Art

Kehinde Wiley, Officer of the Hussars

Twenty-First Annual Alain Locke Awards: Speak of Me as I Am

Sunday, February 10, 2013

2:00 PM

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Twenty-First Annual Alain Locke Awards

Speak of Me as I Am

Fred Wilson

Visual Artist

New York

Sunday, February 10; 2 p.m.


Held in the Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall


In 1999, Fred Wilson received a MacArthur Foundation Award for his site-specific installations known as “museum interventions.” As U.S. artist representative at the 2003 Venice Biennale, Wilson explored the presence of Africans in early Venetian history. Wilson will discuss his work, including a recent DIA acquisition.

Sponsored by Friends of African and African American Art