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23 March 2019 12:00 pm - 23 March 2019 4:00 pm

Please join us for the opening of our exhibition, Why Are We Here? With Black Artists & Modernism.

The contemporary world needs new stories told from different positions.  This display of the Middlesbrough Collection shares narratives on why artworks are here, who made the and how they have been seen.  Research group Black Artists & Modernism are auditing the collection for contributions by artists of African, Asian and Middle East and North Africa Region descent living or working in Britain since 1900.  This research informs the display.

12:00 – 13:00   Spotlights Tours

13:00 – 14:00   Community Lunch, provided by The Other Perspective

13:00 – 16:00   Art Trolley

14:00 – 15:00   The Middlesbrough Collection, Why Are We Here? A Conversation Piece

15:30 – 16:00   Vox Choir

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