Kehinde Wiley on His Art and Its Influences
Date: Thursday April 2, 2009, at 7 pm
Location: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center
Admission: Free. Reservation required
Kehinde Wiley speaks about his art work as well as his current project "The World Stage: Brazil." Wiley blends art historical influences with contemporary culture in his paintings to create portraits of young men, many of whom he has recruited on the streets of American (and now international) cities.