Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Visionary artist topic of Wednesday tea
Join the Scripps College Fine Arts Foundation for a lecture and afternoon tea on Wednesday, October 10, at the Scripps College Vita Nova Hall, 385 E. Ninth St.
Mary MacNaughton, director of the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery will speak about the exhibition “African-American Visions: Selections from the Samella Lewis Collection.” A Scripps professor of art history from 1969-84, Ms. Lewis assembled a unique collection of African American art and developed her own forms of artistic expression.
The program begins at 2 p.m. followed by tea in the Vita Nova courtyard. Be sure to visit the exhibition now on view at Williamson Gallery through October 14 or stop by before or after the lecture.