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Art and Empathy: The Obama Portraits

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October 22, 2021, 7 pm9 pm.
Free with registration


7–9 pm

Meet in the Rubin Lobby, 1st Floor

Rest and reflect in community as Art and Empathy returns in person with an in-depth exploration of The Obama Portraits. Through close looking, conversation, and art-making, art therapist Sarah Pousty and museum educator Dalila Scruggs make space in the galleries for self-care and connection.

This program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required.

All visitors 12 and older must show proof of vaccination and a valid I.D. Masks are required regardless of vaccination status.

Image caption and credit: Installation view of The Obama Portraits at the Brooklyn Museum. Photo: Jonathan Dorado/Brooklyn Museum

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