Public Tour: The Outwin—American Portraiture Today

December 5, 2021
2 pm (CT)

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 (registration link to come).

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

Image credit

Lauren Hare (b. 1985), detail of Secrets, 2017. Inkjet print, 24 x 24. Collection of the artist. © Lauren Hare.