Jan 13, 2021, 6:30PM–7:30PM

Curator-Led Tour of Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal

Milford Graves, A Mind-Body Deal, 2020. Installation view, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania. Photo by: Constance Mensh.

Join ICA for a virtual tour of Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal, led by Mark Christman, Artistic Director of Ars Nova Workshop; Anthony Elms, ICA’s Daniel and Brett Sundheim Chief Curator, and Milford Graves.

ICA’s Curator-Led Tours offer a unique opportunity to learn about our current exhibitions from the curators. Each tour covers the overarching themes and broader contexts of the exhibition, highlighting key works of art, and providing insight into the curatorial process.

ASL interpretation will be provided for this program by Hands Up Productions. Captioning will be provided by Caption Access. Please contact Natalie Sandstrom, Program Coordinator, at nsand@ica.upenn.edu with any questions.

Link to register for tour (via Zoom): https://upenn.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_93T4CbbOQvyFEL9roWNROA


Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal is organized by Mark Christman, Artistic Director, Ars Nova Workshop, with Anthony Elms, Daniel and Brett Sundheim Chief Curator, ICA. Curatorial support provided by Jake Meginsky. A fully illustrated catalogue accompanying the exhibition will be published by Inventory Press in 2021.

Major support for Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal has been provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, with additional support from the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the Joseph Robert Foundation. Additional support has been provided by Nancy & Leonard Amoroso, Cecile & Christopher D’Amelio, Carol & John Finley, Amanda & Andrew Megibow, Norma & Larry Reichlin, and by Caroline & Daniel Werther.

Programming at ICA has been made possible in part by the Emily and Jerry Spiegel Fund to Support Contemporary Culture and Visual Arts and the Lise Spiegel Wilks and Jeffrey Wilks Family Foundation, and by Hilarie L. & Mitchell Morgan.