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FREE LECTURE

Pioneering Globalism: Africa, Oceania, and the Americas and the Rockefeller Legacy

Free with Museum admission

Yaëlle Biro, Associate Curator, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, The Met
Julie Jones, Curator Emeritus, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, MMA
Eric Kjellgren, Evelyn A. J. Hall and John A. Friede Associate Curator for Oceanic Art, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, MMA
Alisa LaGamma, Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Curator in Charge, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, The Met
Susana Lei'ataua, performance artist
Susana Torruella Leval, Director Emerita, El Museo del Barrio
Julie Mehretu, artist

Consider how three landmark creations by artists from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas given by Nelson Rockefeller to the Metropolitan revolutionized the canon of art history from the perspective of artists, critics, and curators.

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Nelson A. Rockefeller Vision: In Pursuit of the Best in the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas.

Part of Sunday at the Met—Pioneering Globalism: Africa, Oceania, and the Americas and the Rockefeller Legacy.

Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.

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