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CANCELLED. Cocktails & Conversation with Michelle Commander, Lapidus Center
March 19, 2020 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Due to coronavirus-related travel restrictions, the guest speaker for the March 19 Cocktails & Conversation is unable to make it to Knoxville and the event has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience. Be sure to check the KMA website at knoxart.org for a list of additional upcoming events.
Join us for Cocktails & Conversation. Michelle Commander, Associate Director & Curator of the Lapidus Center will discuss “An Introduction to James Baldwin.”
Free and open to the public. Cash bar.
Cover Image Caption:
Beauford Delaney (Knoxville 1901-1979 Paris) Portrait of James Baldwin, 1944
Pastel on paper, 24 x 18 3/4 inches
Knoxville Museum of Art, 2017 purchase with funds provided by the Rachael Patterson Young Art Acquisition Reserve
Estate of Beauford Delaney by permission of Derek Spratley, Esquire, Court Appointed Administrator