Virtual Insights: Figuring Absence

American Folk Art Museum



Free with registration

Event Dates

Oct 20, 2020


6:00pm – 7:30pm

American Folk Art Museum

Examining a selection of early American artworks and objects from the American Folk Art Museum, the Brooklyn Historical Society, and other collections through a twenty-first century lens, historian Nalleli Guillen joins Curator of Folk Art Emelie Gevalt in a conversation on race, representation, and exclusion in 18th- and early 19th-century American art. A Q&A session will follow the conversation. Space is limited and advance registration is required. After registering, you will receive an email confirmation with the Zoom link for joining the program via computer or mobile device at the end of the email under ‘Additional Information’. Please email: if you have any questions.