Urgent Museum Notice

Virtual Educator Professional Development: Sonya Clark

U.S. five-dollar bill has an embroidered afro and sideburns stitched onto the portrait of Lincoln’s head. One-third of the afro protrudes beyond the top of the bill.
Join a professional development program inspired by current NMWA exhibition "Sonya Clark: Tatter, Bristle, and Mend."

Event Details

Event Date and Time

Saturday, May 08, 2021
10 am to 12 pm

Tickets and Reservations

Free. Registration required.

Event Location


Virtual Educator Professional Development featuring Sonya Clark: Tatter, Bristle, and Mend

During this virtual educator professional development program, participants learn about, discuss, and create in response to artwork by Sonya Clark (b. 1967). Clark is renowned for her mixed-media works that address race and visibility, explore Blackness, and redress history.

Presented in conjunction with special exhibition Sonya Clark: Tatter, Bristle, and Mend, on view at the National Museum of Women in the Arts from March 3 through May 31, 2021, and as part of the inaugural Remake Learning Days DMV regional festival, from May 3 through 22, 2021.

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