MAR 14, 2021 - SEP 05, 2021|
From the Limitations of Now
A joint exhibit between Tri-City Collective and Philbrook Museum reflecting on the important ways art and literature allow us to examine America’s past and picture a future in which we are free From the Limitations of Now.
Time & Location
MAR 14, 2021 - SEP 05, 2021
Tulsa, 2727 S Rockford Rd, Tulsa, OK 74114, USA
Bringing together local artists and artists working across the country, From the Limitations of Now reflects on the important ways art and literature allow us to examine America’s past and picture a future in which, in the words of renowned Oklahoma author Ralph Ellison, “we are able to free ourselves from the limitations of today.” Spanning multiple galleries throughout the Museum, the exhibition will feature a range of works, including vibrant tapestries and beadwork, vivid photographs, songs, paintings, and videos. These artworks reflect on the violence of American history, the power of ancestors who worked in the face of violence to forge a more just world, and speculate on visions of a future that is still yet to be.