Discussion – Appropriation vs Appreciation

Appropriation vs Appreciation: Cultural Exchange in the Art World

Wednesday May 10, following 7:30 Performance

Disgraced’s Emma, a white woman, is a painter looking to reexamine the importance of Islamic art on western culture.  Join us for a discussion about cultural exchange and the tenuous line between Appropriation vs Appreciation.

Speakers: Stuart Kestenbaum Maine Poet Laureate and Interim President of MECA and Andres Versoza, Independent Art Consultant, Critic, and Curator, Oscar Mokeme, Director Museum of African Culture