Wednesday, May 27, 2020
7:00 pm–8:00 pm

Intended for K–12 Teachers

Add to Calendar 2020-05-27 19:00:00 2020-05-27 20:00:00 Changing Representation: Boston-area Teens Speak about Curating “Black Histories, Black Futures” Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

In this free online workshop, hear from the teen curators who researched, interpreted, and designed “Black Histories, Black Futures,” a stirring exploration and celebration of Black experiences and self-representations. The teen curators present highlights of the exhibition using digital images that are available on and can be used for online teaching. The live* session begins with a presentation from the teens and the MFA staff who mentored them, followed by a Q and A (with questions submitted via chat).

Follow the link to preregister for the program with the MFA’s partner Streamable Learning. A Streamable Learning account is not required to register for this program.

*Live-streaming programs utilize Zoom. Attendees are not visible, cannot be heard, and cannot share questions or comments publicly. Questions and comments can be shared with the MFA presenters via chat. To access, you will be required to download Zoom.


Arbella Insurance Foundation

Lead Sponsor

Presented with support from The Rabb/Goldberg/Cahners Fund for Teacher Resources, and the Louise O. and Robert F. Levin Fund for Innovation in Teaching. With additional support from Sharon A. Miller.