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Artists on the Future: The Komal Shah and Gaurav Garg Artist Conversation Series
May 20 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Bing Concert Hall - Map Link
Join us for an evening with visual artist Lorna Simpson and Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Artists on the Future provides renowned international artists and cultural thought leaders with a platform to catalyze alternative perspectives on urgent socio-political questions and create dialogue between different communities in Silicon Valley and beyond.
Lorna Simpson is a contemporary artist whose wose conceptual photography raises questions about the nature of representation, identity, gender, race and history that continue to drive the artist’s expanding and multi-disciplinary practice today.
Simpson will be in discussion with Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, an international social justice philanthropy with a $13 billion endowment and $600 million in annual grant making. The pair will examine how to increase diversity and representation and how moral courage can help us to reckon with our privilege.
The program is free. Please register here.