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03.23.2019 | If It Wasn’t for the Women: Reimagining Portraiture and Power | Free

March 23, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Categories: Fashion, Historical, Lecture, Photography, Visual Arts


Hear from three female artists who are turning the tables on traditional depictions of women in art at this annual lecture. Elizabeth De La Piedra, Lola Ayisha Ogbara, and Shevare’ Perry will discuss how they reimagine portrait and portray the power of female subjects in their work in this annual lecture.

Elizabeth De La Piedra, Photographer (Chicago, IL)
Lola Ayisha Ogbara, Interdisciplinary Artist (St. Louis, MO)
Shevare’ Perry, Fashion Educator and Visual Artist (St. Louis, MO)

This program is offered free of charge thanks to the Mary Strauss Women in the Arts Endowment.

Free ticket required

All events in The Farrell Auditorium are ticketed. An RSVP to this event on Facebook does not secure a seat. Tickets are subject to availability. Tickets may be purchased or reserved in person at the Museum’s Information Centers or through MetroTix at metrotix.com or 314.534.1111. All tickets purchased

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