Lil’ Dave and the entire Studio Museum team wishes @jamillahjames well as she heads to a new position at The @hammer_museum! Bon voyage!

Lil’ Dave and the entire Studio Museum team wishes @jamillahjames well as she heads to a new position at The @hammer_museum! Bon voyage!

We’d like to thank Tom Di Maria, Director, Creative Growth Art Center; Valérie Rousseau, PhD, curator of Art of the Self-Taught and Art Brut at the American Folk Art Museum and Jacolby Satterwhite, artist and participant in When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South and our moderator Adrienne Edwards for an amazing conversation last night!

Learn more about the program here.

Images: Work by William Scott, an artist who works at the Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland, CA. 

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Good afternoon from 125th Street! (at Studio Museum in Harlem)

Good afternoon from 125th Street! (at Studio Museum in Harlem)

Courtesy the Artists (organized by Malik Gaines and Alexandro Segade) and collaborators including niv Acosta, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Matana Roberts, Kali Wilder and the New York Regiment United States Colored Troop Reenactors (20th, 26th and 31st) put on live performances based Civil War tunes in our Courtyard.

(Source: studiomuseum.org)

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At The Studio Museum in Harlem, a new season means new discoveries.Every Sunday, Sasha and her father come to our free workshops to learn something new about art—and each other. The Studio Museum brings art alive. Here, exhibitions like our current When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South do more than bring unique, world-class artwork into our galleries— they inspire hundreds of performances, talks with artists, tours and workshops every year. And they inspire the people that come through our doors, across generations.Help spark more discoveries in 2014 by making a gift and spreading the word so artists of every age can be brought together. Your support, in any amount, will mean new experiences for schools and families, locals and visitors, lifetime Studio Museum members and passerby, and art lovers from all walks of life.Make a donation here and you are one click away from a world of discovery: http://bit.ly/SHMFund

At The Studio Museum in Harlem, a new season means new discoveries.

Every Sunday, Sasha and her father come to our free workshops to learn something new about art—and each other. The Studio Museum brings art alive. Here, exhibitions like our current When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South do more than bring unique, world-class artwork into our galleries— they inspire hundreds of performances, talks with artists, tours and workshops every year. And they inspire the people that come through our doors, across generations.

Help spark more discoveries in 2014 by making a gift and spreading the word so artists of every age can be brought together. Your support, in any amount, will mean new experiences for schools and families, locals and visitors, lifetime Studio Museum members and passerby, and art lovers from all walks of life.

Make a donation here and you are one click away from a world of discovery: http://bit.ly/SHMFund

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