March 5, 2008 — In conjunction with the University of Virginia Art Museum's current exhibition, "Landscape of Slavery: The Plantation in American Art," U.Va. museum curator of collections and exhibitions Andrea Douglas will give a Lunchtime Gallery Talk on March 18 at 1 p.m. in the museum.
The talk will be an informal presentation on aspects of the exhibition, with a focus on African-American artist Hale Woodruff's work included in the exhibit.
The exhibition, "Landscape of Slavery: The Plantation in American Art," depicts culture in the Plantation-era South as represented through more than 70 works of art, created by artists from the early 19th century to today.
The U.Va. Art Museum is open to the public free of charge Tuesdays through Sundays, from 1 to 5 p.m. Parking is available on Bayly Drive, off Rugby Road and in the Central Grounds Parking Garage on Emmet Street.