Let's Talk Art: Considering the Dance Film "Martin" by Gordon Parks.
Livestream conversation organized by the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art at Kansas State University. Offered in conjunction with the exhibition "Gordon Parks: Homeward to the Prairie I come," September 7, 2021 – May 28, 2022 at the Beach Museum of Art.
Beach Museum Curator Aileen June Wang discusses Parks' 1990 ballet film honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., with Theresa Ruth Howard, ballet dancer and founder-curator of MoBBallet.org (Memoirs of Blacks in Ballet). This is Part 2 of the program jointly organized with Fort Scott Community College's Gordon Parks Museum. Part 1 is a screening of Gordon Parks' Martin at the Gordon Parks Museum, January 2022.
Join the free program via Zoom. To register, go to https://ksu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JF9HYpGYQri6_x3KGWwdrA
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This event is part of the Beach Museum of Art's 'Art in Motion' annual program series.