State of the Arts

Angela Davis: Seize the Time

Clip: Season 40 Episode 2 | 9m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

The image of Angela Davis was a lightning rod for both the left and the right in the early 1970s. An exhibit at the Zimmerli Art Museum explores her visual and political legacy through rare archival material from the collection of Lisbet Tellefsen, and the work of contemporary artists including Steffani Jemison, Justin Hicks, and Sadie Barnette. The exhibit travels to the Oakland Museum in 2022.

Aired: 11/20/21

Rating: NR

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State of the Arts is a local public television program presented by NJ PBS.