From our home in New York City, the museum stands in solidarity with those confronting racism and championing justice and equality.
Read about Melvin Way in a new blog series by Valérie Rousseau, AFAM’s Senior Curator, highlighting outstanding artists in the museum’s collection.
On August 6, join us for a conversation with artist Bisa Butler and art historian Dr. Myrah Brown about their art and activism, the exchange of generational memory, and their responses to selected works from the museum’s collection.
Join us on August 14 on Facebook for live performances by Kelley Swindall, Thurston Ray, and Shawan Rice. (Thurston Ray photo by WendyAnn Williams)
Find inspiration for making art at home and learn more about the creativity and experimental approaches of self-taught artists.
Support the museum’s mission to present self-taught art across time and place.
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services #MA-10-0181-13.