Join our Graduate Student Lecturers Aubrey Beam and Kevin Cervantes for a tour of Deana Lawson. Deepen your understanding of the artist, her photographic practice, and exhibition themes through guided close looking and discussion. Aubrey will be leading tours on November 19, December 5, January 28, and February 20; Kevin will be leading tours on November 21, December 10, January 30, and February 25. 

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About our Graduate Student Lecturers

Aubrey Beam (she/her) is a Graduate Student Lecturer at the ICA, and is currently a student at Tufts University, pursuing a degree in Art History and Museum Studies. Originally from California, Aubrey has worked at a number of art institutions including the Cantor Arts Center, the San Jose Museum of Art, the Djerassi Resident Artists Program, and the Jessica Silverman Gallery. She is currently interested in studying the intersection between art and racial justice for the Black community as well as inter-ethnic representation of Black figures by non-Black artists of color. 

Kevin Cervantes (they/them) is a Graduate Student Lecturer at the ICA. They are currently pursuing a degree in Global Contemporary Art at Tufts University. In their research, they explore the artistic production of Latinx Diasporas in Germany. Kevin is dedicated to expanding the reach of art spaces, so they are welcoming and accessible, actively decenter whiteness, are equitable to all and most importantly; better serve and reflect the communities they have historically excluded. 

Capacity is limited; pre-registration is required and includes museum entry. Program registration does not include timed entry for LOVE IS CALLING

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