Come and llearn about the life and work of Hale Woodruff, with perspectives from art historians and the conservator who worked to restore the Talladega murals. This seminar will explore tje history, development, and impact of this nationally renowned mural cycle painted for the Alabama college between 1939 and 1942.
Featured speakers include: Renée Ater, Assistant Professor of Art History and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Art History and Archaeology, University of Maryland Tina Dunkley, Director, Clark Atlanta University Art Galleries, Stephanie Meyer Heydt, the High’s Margaret and Terry Stent Curator of American Art, and Larry Shutts, Associate Conservator of Paintings, Atlanta Art Conservation Center.
This program is free and seating is limited. Tickets are available through the Woodruff Arts Center Box Office at 404-733-5000. Please note: tickets are limited to two per person. Tickets to the Museum are sold separately