Art and Architecture
Dear Friends of Millennium Arts Salon:
Please Join Us!!!
Salon with Scholar Kelly Quinn and Architect Peter D.Cook
Hilyard R. Robinson and the Making of a Community:
Langston Terrace Dwellings
Wednesday, April 7, 2010, 5:30-6:30 pm
Sponsored by Millennium Arts Salon and The Phillips Collection
Langston Terrace Dwellings, which opened in 1938 and situated in NE DC, was designed by African American Architect Hilyard R. Robinson. Scholar Kelly Quinn will explore the person and the community. Peter D. Cook, noted African American Architect, is associated with the building of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, and whose family knew Mr.Robinson. He will respond to Ms. Quinn’s salon talk and will lead a rich and lively Q&A. See attachment for more details.
This salon is a collaboration between Millennium Arts Salon and the Phillips Collection. The event will be held in the Center for Modern Art just behind the Phillips, 1600 21st Street, NW from 5:30-6:30 pm. MAS is pleased to explore the intersections of art and architecture in its quest to “…advance cultural literacy through the arts and cultural programming”.
The event is FREE with museum entrance fee.
Millennium Arts Salon