Lecture: Behind the Mask

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Lecture: Behind the Mask

Lecture: Behind the Mask

The Contemporary Arts Center presents “Behind the Mask: Artists and Curators discuss Brilliant Disguise: Masks and Other Transformations” as part of their ArtSpeak series. Moderated by NOMA curator Miranda Lash, the panel will consist of experts in different areas of masking. Fellow NOMA curator William Fagaly will discuss the significance of masking in various African cultures, LSM curator Wayne Phillips will discuss the meaning of masking during New Orleans Mardi Gras, and Mardi Gras Indian chief Victor Harris will discuss his own process of masking as chief of the Mandingo Warriors and the Spirit of Fi Yi Yi.

For more information on "Brilliant Disguise: Masks and Other Transformations," click here.

This event is free and open to the public.

Event Time: 19:00:00