The Museum of Modern Art, Floor 2, Marron Atrium
Charles White (American, 1918-1979). Black Sorrow (Dolor Negro). 1946. Lithograph. 24 5/16 × 19 11/16" (61.8 × 50 cm). Philadelphia Museum of Art: Purchased with the James D. Crawford and Judith N. Dean Fund, 2003. © The Charles White Archives

We’ll discuss Charles White’s 1946 visit to Mexico and his involvement with Taller de Gráfica Popular (The People’s Graphic Movement), an international association dedicated to artistic production “for the benefit of the interests of the people of Mexico” in solidarity with social and political causes.

This talk will be repeated at 2:30p.m. in Spanish.

This session is led by Leticia Gutierrez, Associate Educator, Gallery and Learning Programs, and Paula Stuttman.

Join us for lively conversations and engaging activities, facilitated by Museum educators, that offer insightful and unusual ways to engage with MoMA’s collection and special exhibitions. Gallery Sessions are free for members and Museum admission ticket holders. No registration is required. Groups meet in the Marron Atrium, Floor 2.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.

    This event accompanies Charles White: A Retrospective.
    This event is part of Gallery Sessions.