'Re/Devaluing Colorism' is a group exhibition at Southwest School of Art in Texas, guest-curated by Aissatour Sidime-Blanton. The exhibition brings together the work of fourteen female artists to address the harmful effects of colourism today.
Artists featured in the exhibition include Bernice Appelin-Williams, Rabea Ballin, Lauren Cross, Barbara Felix, Pallavi Govindnathan, Jin-Ya Huang, Ann Sole Sister Johnson, Lauren Kelley, Dan Lam, Vicki Meek, Deborah Roberts, Susan Sponsler, Naomi Wanjiku Gakunga and Montoya Williams, many of whom have created new work for this exhibition.
The Southwest School of Art is hosting a number of events to coincide with the exhibition, including a catalogue launch party in conjunction with DreamWeek on January 10, an art workshop for girls on January 25 and a poetry, song and dance performance by Andrea "Vocab" Sanderson and Amber Ortega on March 6.
13 December 2019-5 April 2020