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Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency

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Presented by Southwest School of Art at Southwest School of Art, San Antonio TX

Dec 13 2019
Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency

Southwest School of Art presents Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency, an exhibition guest curated by Aissatou Sidime-Blanton, opening Fri. Dec. 13, 2019 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm.

Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency addresses questions of skin color in historic and contemporary social hierarchies. Colorism, as a discriminatory impulse, has a long history and is evident across cultures and countries. This group exhibition comprised of ethnically and socio-economically diverse female artists will respond to this phenomenon and its deleterious outcomes ranging from self-loathing to the sexualization of women of “indeterminate” origin. The

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Free and open to the public

Contact: 210-200-8263

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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On display: December 13, 2019 – April 5, 2020

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Southwest School of Art

300 Augusta, San Antonio, TX 78205

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