February 16, 2020 | 3:00pm
Wende Museum

History, Cultures, Identities: Chelle Barbour, Lezley Saar, and Sichong Xie

Lezley Saar, Sichong Xie, and Chelle Barbour, the Los Angeles–based contemporary artists who participated in the exhibition The Medea Insurrection: Radical Women Artists Behind the Iron Curtain, will speak about the works they selected for the exhibition, how they can be interpreted, and how they relate to specific themes in the artworks from Cold War-era Eastern Europe. The panel will be moderated by the Wende’s Chief Curator and Director of Programming, Joes Segal.

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