october, 2018

16oct6:00 PM7:00 PMWhat We Ask of Institutions: Art, Race, and Protest Today6-7PM | MCLA Gallery 516:00 PM - 7:00 PM 51 Main Street, North Adams, MA


Event Details

Expanding on ideas presented in her recently published book “Whitewalling: Art, Race and Protest in 3 Acts,” join Aruna D’Souza for a free, public lecture at MCLA Design Lab (49 Main St.)

The talk will be followed by a Q+A session.

Aruna D’Souza writes about modern and contemporary art; intersectional feminisms and other forms of politics; and how museums shape our views of each other and the world. Her work appears regularly in 4Columns.org, where she is a member of the editorial advisory board, and has been published as well in The Wall Street Journal, CNN.com, Art News, Garage, Bookforum, Momus, Art in America, and Art Practical, among other places.

Her book, Whitewalling: Art, Race, and Protest in 3 Acts was published by Badlands Unlimited in May 2018. She currently editing two forthcoming volumes, Making It Modern: A Linda Nochlin Reader, which will be published by Thames & Hudson, and A Presence Which Signals Absence: Lorraine O’Grady Collected Writings 1977-2018.

This talk is made possible through the generosity of the Hardman Family Endowment.


(Tuesday) 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Gallery 51

51 Main Street, North Adams, MA