Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art
Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston
November 12, 2012 - February 16, 2013
Grey Art Gallery, New York University, NY
September 10 - December 7, 2013
Studio Museum in Harlem, NY
November 14, 2013 - March 9, 2014
Lorraine O'Grady's Mademoiselle Bourgeois Noire (1980-83/2009) featured in Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston. Curated by Valerie Cassel Oliver, Senior Curator at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, the exhibition is the first comprehensive survey of more than five decades of performance art by black visual artists.