August 9, 2018

Stone Center to host first-ever retrospective exhibition

This fall, the Stone Center will host a first-ever retrospective of past Stone Center Visiting Artists. The exhibition, With Us Comes the Parallax, opens with a reception on September 13 and will run through November 30. This show will feature fourteen award-winning artists representing six countries (U.S., Panama, Botswana, Dominican Republic, Morocco and Canada) and eight states. Some works will also be available for purchase during a silent auction to benefit the Stone Center’s arts and cultural programming. Bidding in the silent auction begins online September 7, on-site on September 13, and continues online until September 20 when all bidding ends.

The retrospective will include works by:

Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum

Hamid Kachmar

Lucía Méndez Rivas

Tim Okamura

Stefanie Jackson

Philemona Williamson

Eric Mack

Wendy Phillips

Toni Scott

Michael B. Platt

Carole Beane

Arturo Lindsay

Fahamu Pecou

Maya Freelon Asante 

The Stone Center has hosted thirty exhibitions and featured seventy-one different artists in its Robert and Sallie Brown Gallery and Museum since opening in the fall of 2004. Gallery events have included historical programs and groundbreaking photographic exhibitions including: Radicals in Black and Brown: Palante, People’s Power and Common Cause in the Black Panthers and Young Lords Organization (2007); Body and Soul: Paul Robeson, Race and Representation (2007-2008); Nina Simone: What More Can I Say? (2012); and James Barnor: Ever Young (2016).

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