The Sankofa Project Curated by Tierney Malone

Presented by Lawndale Art Center at Lawndale Art Center, Houston TX

Ongoing
The Sankofa Project Curated by Tierney Malone

Installation view of Tierney Malone: The Little Girl in the Lion\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s Den (Fall 2020) in the Main Street Windows. Image by Nash Baker, courtesy of Lawndale.

Derived from the Ghanaian word “sankofa,” this multi-year curatorial project examines the historical events leading up to our current moment of social unrest and racial reckoning.

About The Sankofa Project

Curated by Tierney L. Malone, The Sankofa Project is a multi-year examination of the historical events leading up to our current moment of social unrest and racial reckoning. Beginning with the people and stories that make up our own communities of Houston, this project aims to bring light to the events that have been censored or ignored in historical narratives in order to reinforce the racial oppression of Black Americans.

The Sankofa Project will commission three artists annually to create and present new work that is reflective of their own experience in

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jan 18, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 18, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 19, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 19, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 20, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 20, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 21, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 21, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 22, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 22, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 23, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 24, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jan 25, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 25, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Jan 26, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 26, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jan 27, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 27, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 28, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 28, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 29, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 29, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 30, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jan 31, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Mon)
  • Feb 1, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 1, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Feb 2, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 2, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 3, 2022 at 01:00 am - 12:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 3, 2022 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Lawndale Art Center

4912 Main Street, Houston, TX 77001

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