Tamir Rice’s 5th Year Anniversary Events
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 | 6 pm
Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Blvd.
Please join us for the fifth anniversary commemoration of the life and legacy of Tamir Rice. You are invited to attend an evening of the arts, featuring a conversation between internationally renowned artist Theaster Gates and journalist and activist Bakari Kitwana. Gates and special guests will examine the role of art activism in the pursuit of racial equity and justice, both in Cleveland and beyond.
Program highlights include:
– Samaria Rice and architect Sandra Madison unveil plans for the new Tamir Rice Afrocentric Cultural Center.
– Opal Tometi as mistress of ceremonies
– A screening of the Emmy-nominated documentary short Traveling While Black.
-Remarks by artists Michael Rakowitz, EJ Hill, Shelia Pree Bright, and Amanda D. King
-Engaging performances by Jasiri X and Lexy Lattimore.
To reserve a ticket visit, engage.clevelandart.org/0/4878.
For tickets to the benefit luncheon, visit tinyurl.com/tamirslegacyluncheon
Tor learn more and support The Tamir Rice Afrocentric Cultural Center, visit tinyurl.com/tamirsioby