David C. Driskell Center
Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

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The Driskell Center Gallery’s hours are Monday through Friday from 11AM to 4PM with extended hours on Wednesday until 6PM. The Driskell Center Gallery will additionally be open on the following Saturdays: September 16th, October 21st, and November 4th from 11AM to 4PM. The Driskell Center observes all University of Maryland closings due to inclement weather and holidays. The David C. Driskell Center office is open daily during the weekdays from 9AM through 5PM.



Driskell Center Awarded Presitgious Grant from IMLS


The David C. Driskell Center is pleased to announce that it was awarded a grant totaling $144,450 from the Institute for Museum and Library Services through its Museum Grants for African American History and Culture program! The two-year grant will provide support for the “Driskell Center Digitization Project,” which will preserve, reformat, digitize, and increase access to the Driskell Center's 1,550-object art collection and parts of its archives collections, particularly the David C. Driskell Papers, including 150 audio tapes, 90 visual reels, 1,500 photographs, and 3,500 slides, among other unique resources. For more information, click the link above!


Driskell Center Announces the Opening of the Faith Ringgold Study Room

The Driskell Center is pleased to announce the opening of its newest study room, which houses archival material donated by Faith Ringgold pertaining to her life and career. Click the link above for more information!