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Virtual Happy Hour: Edmonia Lewis Celebration

A black and white photograph from the late 1800s of a dark skinned woman seated on an upholstered chair with fringe around the arm and seat. She is wearing a white collared shirt with a scarf tied around her neck, a light colored jacket and a matching ankle length skirt. There is heavy, dark colored velvet fabric draped from her right shoulder to her left arm. She is wearing a round, flat-topped hat over her short wavy hair.
Join NMWA staff for a virtual happy hour to celebrate Edmonia Lewis.

Event Details

Event Date and Time

Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022
5:30 to 6:30 pm

Tickets and Reservations

Free. Registration required.

Event Location


Event Description

Cheers, Edmonia Lewis!

Join staff of the National Museum of Women in the Arts for a virtual happy hour to celebrate the life and work of Edmonia Lewis! We will make a specialty cocktail in her honor, share artworks and stories, and discuss all things Edmonia.

Registration is required. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about how to join.


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