Wednesday, December 9, 2020
4:00 pm–5:30 pm
Online

Recommended for College/University and K–12 Educators

Free
Add to Calendar 2020-12-09 16:00:00 2020-12-09 17:30:00 Represent, Represent: Basquiat’s Art and Legacy - 12/09/2020 04:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston tickets@mfa.org America/New_York public

Join racial justice educators Wee the People to explore the exhibition “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation,” with a focus on using dynamic, Black-affirming approaches to engage students with the work of iconic artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. “Writing the Future” features Basquiat’s visionary work in painting, sculpture, drawing, video, music, and fashion, marking the first major exhibition of its kind to place Basquiat in the context of his peers —and sometimes collaborators. This session will highlight works by Basquiat, Rammellzee, and Toxic featured in the online exhibition. Wee the People will share their expertise in designing interactive learning experiences for kids of all ages and backgrounds that celebrate Black identity and expression.

This session is led via Zoom and includes opportunities for questions and dialogue.

Follow the link to preregister for the program.*

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