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AIC | Virtual Conversation: Michelle Obama & Amy Sherald

June 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Free, registration required
Former First Lady Michelle Obama joins artist Amy Sherald for a powerful conversation on the significance of The Obama Portraits tour opening in Chicago, the importance of representation in the arts, the process of creating the portrait of Mrs. Obama, and the impact of the portrait today. Their conversation will be moderated by Thelma Golden, director and chief curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem.
This program will be livestreamed on YouTube and you will receive the event link when you register. We recommend using a laptop or desktop computer to enjoy this program.
If you have any questions about virtual programming, please reach out to museum-programs@artic.edu.
Closed captioning will be available for this program. For questions related to accessibility accommodations, please email access@artic.edu.