The Power Plant

Elizabeth Harney

Sun Apr 19 2020

10:00 AM


The Power Plant

Image courtesy the speaker.

The Power Plant has postponed all programming until further notice in view of the COVID-19 public health emergency. For updates, please continue to refer to Toronto Public Health.

Currently Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Toronto, Dr. Elizabeth Harney was the inaugural curator of Contemporary African Arts, Smithsonian Institution. She is the author of In Senghor’s Shadow (2004) and Ethiopian Passages (2003), and is co-editor of Mapping Modernisms: Art, Indigeneity, Colonialism (2018). Her book The Retro Modern: Africa and the Time of the Contemporary is forthcoming. Dr. Harney will discuss Dawit Petros’ exhibition Spazio Disponibile.