Lecture by Mildred Howard

Presented as part of the Grad Fine Arts Satellite Lecture Series
March 21, 2013 7:15 pm
Graduate Center, San Francisco Campus

Room GC4

Free and open to the public

Mildred Howard is an acclaimed mixed-media installation artist, activist, teacher, mother and grandmother, born and raised in the Bay Area. The Oakland Museum of California, the de Young Museum, SFMOMA, the San Jose Museum of Art and the Museum of the African Diaspora have all exhibited her work. She has received prestigious grants and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Joan Mitchell Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. Local works include Three Shades of Blue on Fillmore Street and The Music of Language on Glide Memorial’s family housing building. With an eye toward the built environment and its impact on daily life, Howard has shaped how we experience the public realm.