Gallery Talks, Lectures, Films, and Concerts

Fall 2014

Latin American and Latino Art at the Allen: A Symposium
In conjunction with Ohio’s first major survey exhibition of Latin American and Latino art of the 20th and 21st centuries, the AMAM has invited scholars to share their knowledge about the art of the region in a free, public symposium on October 3-4. For complete details, including a list of speakers, visit:

All symposium events are free and open to the public. Registration is required, however, for the Saturday study session. To register, please contact Denise Birkhofer at dbirkhof [at]

Friday, October 3, 5:30 p.m.
Classroom 1, Allen Art Building
Passion for Objects: Collecting and Exhibiting Latin American Art in the U.S.”
Edward J. Sullivan, Helen Gould Sheppard Professor of Fine Arts, New York University

Saturday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m.–noon
Allen Memorial Art Museum

Saturday, Oct. 4, 1:30–6 p.m.
Craig Lecture Hall, Science Center (Room n292), 119 Woodland St., Oberlin

Wednesday, November 5, 7 - 8:30pm
Hallock Auditorium, Adam Joseph Lewis Center for Environmental Studies
122 Elm Street

Film screening: Keeping Time: The Life, Music & Photographs of Milt Hinton combines rare footage, photographs, and interviews with legendary musicians. The film follows the jazz musician’s journey—from the Jim Crow South to New York City— through his unforgettable photographs of 20th-century America.

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