Arthur Jafa, Love Is The Message, The Message Is Death (Hortense Spillers, still), 2016. Courtesy the artist and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York/Rome. © Arthur Jafa
Free Thursday Nights goes extra festive for the opening of two new exhibitions, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 and Arthur Jafa: Love is the Message, The Message is Death. Don’t miss a public talk with the curators, plus drinks and food to purchase and enjoy while overlooking Boston Harbor.
At 6 PM, catch a talk in the Barbara Lee Family Foundation Theater between Jessica Hong, Assistant Curator at the ICA; Catherine Morris, Sackler Family Senior Curator for the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum; and Rujeko Hockley, former Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum; currently Assistant Curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.