Move The World Curator’s Talk with Omo Misha 4/29 | Detroit Public Library

A Curator’s talk with Omo Misha with special performance by the exhibition’s Poet Laureate, Brittini Ward

About this event

Irwin House Gallery Director and Curator, Omo Misha, discusses the art and artists of Move The World – the gallery’s current exhibition celebrating ‘the extraordinary lives of ordinary sisters and queens’. The exhibition, which ran through Black and Women’s History Months and has been extended through May 1st, has been inspired by the recent political and professional contributions of Black women, and explores the everyday strengths, triumphs, and traumas of Black girl and womanhood through paintings and mixed-media fine artworks, photography, fiber art, installation, and spoken word. Featured Detroit and visiting artists include: Jide Aje, Ricky Weaver, Jonathan Harris, Damien Mathis, BAI, Laura Gadson, Donn Thompson, and Geoffrey Holder.


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