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Havruta: In That Case—Black Matter

Thursday, Aug 9, 2018 | 6:30–8pm

ADMISSION: Free for Members: $5 general (includes Museum admission)

In conjunction with the exhibition In That Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art—Oxossi Ayofemi and Risa Wechsler, artist Oxossi Ayofemi and Stanford physicist Risa Wechsler discuss the elusive dark matter that fills the universe, alongside metaphors of power, presence, absence, economy, and abundance in African American pop culture, sound, and movement. A live performance follows the discussion.


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In that Case: Havruta in Contemporary Art is organized by The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco. Supporting sponsorship has been provided by Rosanne and Al Levitt.

Public Programs are made possible by the Koret Foundation and The Al and Rosanne Levitt Fund for Public Programs.