VoCA Talk: Derrick Adams
6:30pm, wednesday, june 7, 2017 at the rebuild foundation stony island arts bank
On the occasion of his new multimedia exhibition, “Future People,” at the Rebuild Foundation, Derrick Adams sat down with VoCA Board Member and Virginia Steele Scott Chief Curator of American Art at The Huntington, Chad Alligood, to discuss his arts practice and the experience of incorporating elements from the Stony Island Arts Bank archive into his work. A video recording of their dialogue coming soon!
CALL/VOCA TALK: EMMETT WIGGLESWORTH
2 PM, SUNDAY NOVEMBER 20, 2016, JAMAICA CENTER FOR ARTS & LEARNING (JCAL)
On Sunday, November 20, CALL artist Emmett Wigglesworth sat down with VoCA Program Committee Member Christie Mitchell to discuss his life, legacy, and prolific career as a muralist, painter, sculptor, fabric designer, and poet in New York City. This event was the third in the second season of our on-going CALL/VoCA Talks series, hosted in partnership with the Joan Mitchell Foundation‘s Creating a Living Legacy (CALL) Program. These programs aim to highlight the innovative CALL initiative while also underscoring the crucial need for dialogue with artists around the production, presentation, and preservation of their work. A transcript of this interview is available upon request.