King Mural Discussion

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

King Mural Discussion

Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, 2 p.m.

During MLK Week 2017, DC Public Library will celebrate the King Mural by the late artist Don Miller.

Dr. Leslie King-Hammond, Graduate Dean Emeritus and Founding Director of the Center for Race and Culture at Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) will discuss Don Miller’s body of work in the larger context of American Art.

Craig Miller, son of Don Miller, will discuss the art of the King Mural and his father’s art-making process. He will share photos of Don Miller making the mural, and discuss the importance of the imagery in the mural. A Q&A will follow the discussion.

This event will occur in the Great Hall of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library.