Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe


Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe


Inquiring Minds

Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (THIS EVENT HAS PASSED).

Colored pencil drawing on cardboard of man in an orange vest holding a small dog and a woman in a red-white striped coat, over blue dress, holding oversized red flower. Between them at the bottom of the page is a small hill shape with the words “Stone Mountin.”

Nellie Mae Rowe (American, 1900–1982), Stone Mountin, before 1974, crayon and pencil on cardboard, 14 1/2 × 25 1/2 inches, gift of Joshua Feldstein, 2002.267. © Estate of Nellie Mae Rowe/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.


Event Details

Inquiring Minds invites participants to explore key artworks, artists, and themes on view at the High through small group conversation facilitated by museum educators. The October session will focus on Really Free. These sessions are participatory in nature—they are not lectures. Come as you are, with your observations, ideas, questions, and opinions.

Members: $14; Not-Yet-Members: $18

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