NYPL Countee Cullen Library, 104 W. 136th St.
Organized on the occasion of Firelei Báez: Joy Out of Fire, this program will feature a conversation between exhibiting artist Firelei Báez and sculptor Simone Leigh. Their conversation will focus on the conception and process of installing the exhibition as well as the heroic and anti-heroic figure, and will be followed by an audience Q&A.
Due to repairs, the auditorium at NYPL Countee Cullen Library is not accessible by elevator.
inHarlem is made possible thanks to Citi; the Stavros Niarchos Foundation; William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust; and Rockefeller Brothers Fund.
Additional support for Firelei Báez: Joy Out of Fire provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Additional support is generously provided by The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, and the New York City Council; and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.