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Dr. Liz Andrews

Thursday January 20, 2022 07:00 PM EST
CL's Tony Paris recommends: Spelman College Museum of Fine Art’s new executive director, Dr. Liz Andrews, discusses “The Obama Portraits Tour” which she co-curated, along with and the companion exhibition “Black American Portraits” at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), where she spent the last five years as the executive administrator in the director’s office. Her dissertation, “Envisioning President Barack Obama,” focused on the role of visual images in the 2008 election of Barack Obama as the nation’s 44th president. Andrews will discuss the significance of the Obama portraits in the context of presidential portraiture and U.S. visual culture. — TP

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