Discover the life and career of Henry Ossawa Tanner -- the first internationally
recognized African American artist. Travel with Tanner as he leaves the racial prejudices of the United States and Philadelphia for artistic acceptance abroad in Paris and the Holy Land. Uncover the stories behind the paintings and study his use of color and painting techniques in these captivating and inspiring paintings.
This free lecture will be presented on campus courtesy of the Philadelphia Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) on
Tuesday, February 28th at 7pm in Loyola 127
All are welcome!
Sponsored by Student Activities & Leadership and the Art Department