BAM Presents: “Art is Energy”: Lorraine Hansberry, World Builder
If you’re unfamiliar with Lorraine Hansberry, “Art is Energy”: Lorraine Hansberry, World Builder is a great start. Soyica Diggs Colbert curated this amazing exhibit at BAM
“Art is Energy”: Lorraine Hansberry, World Builder presents, some for the first time, photographs, letters, recordings, and published and unpublished writings by Lorraine Hansberry. The exhibition mixes mediums to evocatively capture Hansberry’s multiplicity—the world that she inhabited and the one she created in The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window. The exhibition was curated by Soyica Diggs Colbert and made possible through generous partnerships with Joi Gresham and the Lorraine Hansberry Literary Trust; the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research library of the New York Public Library (NYPL); and Alison Saar and The Lorraine Hansberry Initiative.
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