Black Art Collectors: Their Collections and Strategies
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Walsh Art Gallery, Seton Hall University
400 S. Orange Avenue, South Orange, NJ 07079
Gregory Coates: Sheer Audacity exhibition tour by the artist: 6:30 - 7:00 pm:
BLACK ART COLLECTORS panel discussion: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
This Calabar Gallery Talk Series, organized by Atim Annette Oton, features a panel of Black Art Collectors in the New Jersey and New York area. The panelists, Halima Taha, author of Collecting African American Art: Works on Paper and Canvas, Tucker Contemporary Art’s Roger C. Tucker III and Essex County College professor, Derek Ware, will have a discussion, moderated by Atim Annette Oton, about each of their collections, supported by a visual presentation of some of the pieces in their collections.
Prior to the panel discussion, there will be a brief walkthrough of the Gregory Coates exhibition with the artist at 6:30pm.