People, Places and Things: Selections from the Studio Museum

People, Places & Things: Selections from The Studio Museum
October 3, 2015 - August 20, 2016

Presented in partnership with the Studio Museum in Harlem, this exhibition delivers a depiction of New York with works produced between the 1930’s to 1980’s. On view are works from the Studio Museum's collection including Benny Andrews, Romare Bearden, Beverly BuchananElizabeth Catlett, Geoffrey Holder, Lois Mailou Jones, Jacob Lawrence, Alvin Loving and Sam Middleton and more. Curated by Lauren Haynes, Associate Curator, Permanent Collection, The Studio Museum in Harlem.

Commissioned for the Main Gallery in the Museum’s Living Room, this site-specific mural was created by Saya Woolfalk in collaboration with her young daughter Aya. Filling six walls, The Pollen Catchers’ draws you in with an Egyptian-inspired pictorial narrative inspired by fables and folk tales and the symbols they engender.