Oberlin College and Conservatory

First Friday — \ ’sə-kər \ : An Artist Talk with José Rodríguez

Friday, September 6, 2019 at 5:30pm

Allen Memorial Art Museum
87 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

New York-based artist José Rodríguez talks about his work through the lens of his experiences growing up in an Afro-Cuban household. In his lecture titled \ ’sə-kər \, Rodríguez tells of his encounters with African-based spiritual practices in New York, Cuba, and Brazil.

Cosponsored by the Ellen H. Johnson Endowed Fund for Contemporary Art. A reception will follow and galleries remain open until 7:30 p.m.

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Arts, Lectures/Symposia/Workshops


Administrative, Allen Memorial Art Museum



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Jill Greenwood

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