The MFAH presents a series of livestream panel discussions to accompany Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power. Artists, curators, scholars, and community leaders come together via teleconference to discuss the varied stylistic approaches and debates evoked by the art and themes in the exhibition.

  • July 18 | “Black Art & Activism”
  • July 25 | “Black Art through the Lens”
  • August 1 | “Black Art & Abstraction”
  • August 8 | “Black Art in Houston”
  • August 15 | “Black Cultural Organizations in Houston”

This virtual lecture series receives generous funding from Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Livestream Discussion “Black Cultural Organizations in Houston”

“Black Cultural Organizations in Houston” is the last of five livestream panel discussions accompanying Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.


Past Events in This Series

Livestream Discussion “Black Art in Houston”

“Black Art in Houston” is the fourth of five livestream panel discussions accompanying Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.

Livestream Discussion “Black Art & Abstraction”

“Black Art & Abstraction” is the third of five livestream panel discussions accompanying Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.

Livestream Discussion “Black Art through the Lens”

“Black Art through the Lens” is the second of five livestream panel discussions accompanying Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.

Livestream Discussion “Black Art & Activism”

“Black Art & Activism” is the first of five livestream panel discussions accompanying Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power.