I think this work in particular is very important because it really shows, in a very accessible way, how the US’s history has been whitewashed, how Native voices have been erased since colonization times and how we can really start talking about these issues through art.
Duke student Emma Keaton, a member of the Cherokee Nation
One minute, one work of art, one personal story. Brought to you by the Nasher Museum Education Department.
Watch The Art Minute featuring Emma Keaton, a member of the Cherokee Nation, Duke Class of 2022, talking about Fifty Shades of White by Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith. Emma is currently a curatorial intern at the Nasher Museum and is completing Duke’s concentration in Museum Theory & Practice.
by Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University |Duration 1 minute | Published
The Nasher Museum is open to the public with new health and safety protocols and free admission for all. We strongly encourage all individuals to be fully vaccinated before visiting the Nasher. Find updates and the latest information on Duke’s Coronavirus Response website.