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Curator Confidential: Explore Our New Acquisition "Nurse Tracey"

52 minutes

Recorded July 7, 2021

Artist Tim Okamura explores his work in contemporary realist portraiture. In conversation with curator Wendy N. E. Ikemoto, Okamura discusses the New-York Historical Society’s acquisition of his 2021 painting Nurse Tracey, its place in the exhibition Dreaming Together, and questions of race and identity. With an introduction by Dr. Agnes Hsu-Tang, New-York Historical trustee and chair of its exhibition committee.

Curator Confidential is a webinar series with New-York Historical curators as they take a deep dive into some of the highlights of our collection and past exhibitions. Museum Members get exclusive access to the series and can participate live, so join us today!

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