Skip to content
John Jay Logo Calendar Header
mark after header
Search events. View events.
 

All Categories

Submit Events

Select the 'Caterory(ies)' drop down on the
lower left for specific calendars.

Click for help in using calendar displays. Print the contents of the current screen.


Advanced Search

(New Search)
  From:
  To:


Search
Event Details
Notify me if this event changes.Add this event to my personal calendar.Email this event to a friend.
Go Back
RISE TO FREEDOM: Jacob Lawrence's Toussaint L'Ouverture Prints
Start Date: 3/12/2013
End Date: 4/18/2013End Time: Midnight
This event recurs on a custom schedule.   Click here to see the series dates.

Event Description:
RISE TO FREEDOM: Jacob Lawrence's Toussaint L'Ouverture Prints

Curated by Thalia Vrachopoulous and Bill Pangburn
Dates: March 12 - April 19
Opening reception: Tuesday, March 12, from 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Jacob Lawrence’s Toussaint L’Ouverture suite of prints epitomizes the artist’s lifelong commitment to depicting and documenting black history. This 15 piece epic series by the Harlem Renaissance artist demonstrates the bravery of young Commander in Chief L’Ouverture in his struggle to found the first black Western republic of Haiti during the late 18th and early 19th Centuries. 

The President’s Gallery at John Jay College is located at 899 Tenth Avenue, 6th Floor, NYC, NY 10019. The exhibition is free and open to the public Mon – Fri, 9am – 4pm. For more information about the President’s Gallery or the exhibition please call  212.237.8329 or email tvrachopoulos@jjay.cuny.edu or bpangburn@jjay.cuny.edu.
Location Information:
T-Building - Haaren Hall  (View Map)
899 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Room: 6th Floor Gallery
img
Attachments For This Event:
    > Click here for more information

Calendar Software powered by Active Calendar and Active Data Calendar   
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search
Select item(s) to Search