Middlebury College Museum of Art

Thursday, October 17

Precolonial African Sexuality, Contemporary Homophobia, and #LimitlessAfricans

Illustrated Lecture and Gallery Reception
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Mahaney Arts Center, Dance Theatre and Museum

Mikael Owunna, Fulbright-winning artist


Fulbright-winning artist Mikael Chukwuma Owunna discusses how Limit(less), his series of photographic portraits of LGBTQ+ Africans in diaspora, uses celebratory imagery to challenge a colonial legacy of homophobia. Meet the artist at a reception following this illustrated lecture.