Registration and tickets are required for this event ($6 UWAA or SAM members, seniors, students; $12 general public).
The College of Arts and Sciences and the Alumni Association invite you to a special talk and reception celebrating Jacob Lawrence, beloved artist and UW Professor Emeritus, on the 100th anniversary of his birth.
Before enjoying the reception and exhibit, Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series, hear a compelling exploration of the themes, context, and insights behind the this epic series from scholars and contemporaries deeply acquainted with the man and his work.
6pm: panel on the life and work of Jacob Lawrence
7:15pm: reception and viewing of exhibit
Led by Patti Junker, Ann M. Barwick Curator of American Art at Seattle Art Museum, speakers for the talk will include:
Tim Bond, School of Drama alumnus
Professor Stewart Tolnay, Department of Sociology
Professor Emeritus Michael Spafford, School of Art + Art History + Design