Thelma Golden:
How art gives shape to cultural change

TED2009 · 12:28 · Filmed Feb 2009
438,809 Total views
Your impact
Share this talk and
track your influence!

Thelma Golden, curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem, talks through three recent shows that explore how art examines and redefines culture. The "post-black" artists she works with are using their art to provoke a new dialogue about race and culture — and about the meaning of art itself.

Opening minds and showcasing new voices — it's all part of the job description for Studio Museum in Harlem director and chief curator Thelma Golden. Full bio
This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.



Enthusiastically agree? Respectfully beg to differ? Have your say here.

2000 characters remaining
Don't have an account? Sign up now — it's fast and free.
Sort comments by
There are currently no comments for this talk.