Opening Ceremony

Featuring a Presentation by Matthew Weseley

Art Historian, Curator and Collector

“Robert Colescott: The Cairo Years in Context”

Thursday, February 11, 2021

7:30 – 9:30 PM

Tahrir Cultural Center, AUC Downtown Campus

Matthew Weseley is an independent art historian based in New York City.  He holds a B.A. in art history from Stanford University, an M.A. in education from Smith College, and an M.A. in art history from the University of California, Davis.  He is co-curator of the first full-scale retrospective of Robert Colescott’s work, “Art and Race Matters,” organized by the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati in 2019.  He is currently at work on a monograph on the art of Robert Colescott.

Documentation of the Opening Ceremony is viewable at 4:09 into the video below:

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