Public Tour: The Outwin—American Portraiture Today

January 23, 2022
2 pm CST

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.

This hour-long tour is closed captioned and free, but registration is required.

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

Image credit

Julianne Wallace Sterling (b. 1972), detail of Specialist Murphy, 2016. Oil and graphite on wood, 50 x 60". Collection of the artist. © Julianne Wallace Sterling.