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FAAAA Annual Meeting and Lecture: Remaking Race and History: The Sculpture of Meta Warrick Fuller

Sunday, December 15, 2013

2:00 PM

FAAAA Annual Meeting and Lecture

Remaking Race and History: The Sculpture of Meta Warrick Fuller

 

Renée Ater

Associate Professor, Department of Art History and

Archaeology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

 

Sunday, December 15, 2 p.m.

Meta Warrick Fuller is considered the first African American artist to concentrate on Afrocentric themes. Her art was featured at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition. Fuller went on to study in Paris where she was influenced by Rodin and W. E. B. DuBois.

 

A reception and book signing of Ater’s Remaking Race and History: The Sculpture of Meta Warrick Fuller follows the lecture and annual meeting.

 

Sponsored by the Friends of African and African American Art