Center For the Arts 


Three in 30:
 Black Pulp! - Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 4:30pm, Main Gallery, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, FREE! Open to the public. 

Opening Reception - Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 5:30pm to 7pm, Main Gallery, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, FREE! Open to the public. 

Cotton Comes to Harlem - Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 8pm, Goldsmith Family Cinema, Center for Film Studies, FREE! Open to the public. 

Black Dynamite - Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 8pm, Goldsmith Family Cinema, Center for Film Studies, FREE! Open to the public. 

 

Center for the Arts

Wesleyan University
283 Washington Terrace
Middletown, CT 06459

860-685-3355
cfa@wesleyan.edu

Center for the Arts
Layla Ali

Artist Talk: Laylah Ali

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 5:00pm
Ring Family Performing Arts Hall
FREE! Open to the public.

Black Pulp! exhibition artist Laylah Ali is best known for her paintings of meticulously drawn, colorful allegorical figures, including her long running "Greenheads Series" and her newest work "The Acephalous Series."

Talk co-sponsored by the Department of Art and Art History.

Exhibition on display through Sunday, December 10, 2017. Closed Monday, November 20 through Monday, November 27, 2017.

International Print Center New York

Black Pulp! is curated by William Villalongo and Mark Thomas Gibson. The exhibition tour is organized by International Print Center New York.

The exhibition is co-sponsored at Wesleyan by the Center for the Arts, Center for African American Studies and African American Studies Program.

Thumbnail image: Laylah Ali (American, b.1968), Untitled, from the "Bloody Bits Series," 2004. Mixed media on paper. 9 x 6 inches. Courtesy of the Artist and Paul Kasmin Gallery. Image © 2017 Laylah Ali.

Image above: Laylah Ali (American, b.1968), Sky, 2014. Gouache and acrylic on board​. Courtesy of the artist.

A World of Arts in the Heart of Connecticut