Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts—Film Screening, Poetry, and Dance

Presented by San Antonio Museum of Art at San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio TX

Feb 07 2023
Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts—Film Screening, Poetry, and Dance

"Animated Events," Bill Traylor (American, ca. 1853– - 1949). ca. 1939. Graphite and tempera on cardboard.12 3/4 x 6 7/8 in. (32.4 x 17.5 cm). San Antonio Museum of Art, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. William Block in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Harmon Kelley

Celebrate Black History Month with San Antonio Poet Laureate Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson. Vocab will present an ekphrastic poetry reading and dance performance inspired by Bill Traylor’s artwork in the SAMA collection.

Celebrate Black History Month with San Antonio Poet Laureate Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson. Vocab will present an ekphrastic poetry reading and dance performance inspired by Bill Traylor’s artwork in the SAMA collection. Following the performance, we will screen Bill Traylor: Chasing Ghosts (2014), a documentary about the self-taught artist’s life and work directed by Jeffrey Wolf. The film’s run time is 1 hour, 15 minutes.

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Ticket Price: $5
Ticket Price Members: Free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 7, 2023 at 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Tue)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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