Posted on: October 10, 2014
The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art (LRMA) will host Myrna Colley-Lee, collector of Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection, at their October artTalk on Thursday, October 16 from noon to 1:00 p.m. Colley-Lee will participate in an interview about the exhibition. Reflections celebrates the diversity of African American identity; a story of self, place and time, shaped and influenced by people and events of the past. Comprised of select works from the private collection of arts patron and advocate Myrna Colley-Lee, this exhibition includes such noted artists as Elizabeth Catlett, Romare Bearden, Gwen Knight, Betye Saar, James Van Der Zee, and Eudora Welty. Desserts and beverages are provided at this event, which is free and open to the public. artTalk is sponsored by West Quality Food Service, Inc.