Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall, Harvard Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Antwaun Sargent is writer and critic living and working in New York City. He has contributed essays and interviews to museum and gallery publications for artists Ed Clark, Mickalene Thomas, Arthur Jafa and Yinka Shonibare. Sargent has lectured and has led discussions with artists at Studio Museum in Harlem, Brooklyn Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Art Gallery of Toronto and various other institutions. Sargent will make the case for the power of black art and design at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. This event is organized by the African American Students Union (AASU) and AfricaGSD. This event is free and open to the public.