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David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series in the Visual Arts ft. David R. Brigham

View highlights from the 17th Annual David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series in the Visual Arts featuring David R. Brigham.

David R. Brigham, Ph.D. is President and CEO of Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts [PAFA] in Philadelphia, the nation’s first museum and first school of fine arts. Brigham joined PAFA in 2007 and was promoted by the Board of Trustees in 2010 to President and CEO. His talk addresses arts and education, training artists for the 21st century, strategies for impacting and diversifying the canon, changing the face of museums, and diversity’s centrality to the mission of our nation’s arts institutions. This lecture will coincide with the beginning of the 29th Annual James A. Porter Colloquium, held at Howard University: 2018’s theme will be “Abstraction: Form, Philosophy, & Innovation.” 

For more information, visit The Driskell Center online.
Date of Publication: 
5/2/18