Private Reception: Dawoud Bey & Carrie Mae Weems: In Dialogue

Friday, April 22, 2022
6 — 9 pm 

India & Bill Manns, Eddie Tadlock, and Stephen & Taylor Smith invite you to be their guest for a private event at the Grand Rapids Art Museum exploring the powerful exhibition Dawoud Bey & Carrie Mae Weems: In Dialogue.

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres, a hosted bar, and smooth sounds will set the tone for the party, followed by a short program at 7 pm. During the evening, guests are encouraged to explore the moving photographs of Dawoud Bey and Carrie Mae Weems and a stunning exhibition of quilts by Detroit-based textile artist Carole Harris.

RSVP at the link below, or contact Carroll Velie at 616.242.5039 or The deadline to RSVP is April 12, 2022.

GRAM recommends masking for guests while not eating or drinking, and proof of vaccination is required.

  Kitchen Table by Carrie Mae Weems — a photo of four women of ranging ages sitting around a kitchen table.

Carrie Mae Weems (American, b. 1953). Untitled (Woman and Daughter with Children) from The Kitchen Table Series, 1990. Gelatin silver print, 27 ¼ x 27 ¼ inches. © Carrie Mae Weems. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.