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Virtual Artist Talk: Billie Zangewa

October 29, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT

Join us for a conversation with artist Billie Zangewa and curator Dexter Wimberly, presented by the Museum of the African Diaspora.

Artist Billie Zangewa and curator Dexter Wimberly will discuss works in Thread for a Web Begun and Zangewa’s career that until recently has developed primarily in Europe and South Africa. Although many of the scenes depicted in Zangewa’s layered silk tapestries are autobiographical, there is a relatability that goes beyond her personal journey as an artist. Zangewa’s labor-intensive processes recall the historic implications of “women’s work” but remain a steadfastly contemporary interpretation of lived experiences.

Registration for this event will open on September 27th.


October 29, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Museum of the African Diaspora
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Museum of the African Diaspora
685 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105 United States
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