Public Tour: The Outwin—American Portraiture Today

October 9, 2021
11 am CDT

Closed captioned

Join student educator Jay Buchanan, graduate student in the Department of Art History & Archaeology in Arts & Sciences, for an online tour of The Outwin: American Portraiture Today. This exhibition features the finalists of the National Portrait Gallery’s fifth triennial Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition. The selected portraits in a variety of media respond to the current political and social context, offering perspectives on a range of themes of sociopolitical relevance, including immigration, the status of American workers, mass incarceration, gun violence, and LGBTQ+ rights.

The program will include live closed captions in English.

This hour-long tour is free, but registration is required. Register here >>

Support for this program is provided by Women and the Kemper.

Image credit

Carl Corey (b. 1954), detail of Gus and Chance Forging Spurs, 2016. Inkjet print, 22 1/16 x 29 3/8". Collection of the artist. © Carl Corey.