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Let’s Talk Art: Considering the Dance Film "Martin" by Gordon Parks.

Livestream conversation 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, date and time TBD. 

Join the free program via Zoom. Click here to register.
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This event is part of the Beach Museum of Art's annual program series, Art in Motion: a tribute to Marianna’s love for lifelong learning! Marianna Kistler Beach believed in the value of art and the importance of cross-cultural understanding. The museum offers the Art in Motion programs in celebration of her work and leadership.

Support provided by Art Bridges.

Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm