On Isaac Julien’s Lessons of the Hour at Memorial Art Gallery

On Saturday, March 3, the video installation Lessons of the Hour – Frederick Douglass opened at the Memorial Art Gallery, as part of the museum’s “Reflections on Place” series. I had the good fortune to be there for the discussion … Continued

Mr. Rogers, Art, and Finding Light at the Tunnel’s End

#ArtMakesADifference I recently saw the documentary Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville. The film is about Educational Children’s Television legend and mastermind  Fred Rogers, the creator of Mr. Rogers Neighborhood. I admit to crying during this film, but … Continued