Skip to main content
Skip to main content

University of Maryland David C. Driskell Center for the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora Home

The Driskell Center Archives Receives Gift from Groundbreaking Artist Robin Holder to Establish the Robin Holder Collection

The Driskell Center is proud to announce that the Center’s Archives will be home to the Robin Holder Collection, a gift of the artist.

Read More about The Driskell Center Archives Receives Gift from Groundbreaking Artist Robin Holder to Establish the Robin Holder Collection

Giving Day 2024

Make a gift on Wednesday, March 6, 2024.

Read More about Giving Day 2024

Celebrating the Collaborative Spirit of Visionary Artist and Scholar David C. Driskell

David C. Driskell & Friends: Creativity, Collaboration, and Friendship (February 26 - May 24, 2024)

Read More about Driskell & Friends Exhibition Celebrates the Collaborative Spirit of Visionary Artist and Scholar David C. Driskell

Film Screening: "Black Art: In the Absence of Light"

Join us for the film screening on Wednesday, March 13th, 6:30 pm

Read More about Film Screening

The Alonzo Davis Collection Virtual Exhibition: The Public Art of Alonzo Davis

Dive into the recently donated archive, the Alonzo Davis Collection, through our virtual exhibition “The Public Art of Alonzo Davis”

Read More about The Alonzo Davis Collection Virtual Exhibition: The Public Art of Alonzo Davis

Established in 2001, the David C. Driskell Center provides an intellectual home for artists, museum professionals, art administrators and scholars who are interested in broadening the field of African diasporic studies.

The Driskell Center is committed to preserving the rich heritage of African American visual art and culture.

David C. Driskell at the University House

Works by David C. Driskell and other African American artists currently hang in the University House at the University of Maryland, College Park. View the artwork and their placements within the House in this virtual exhibition.

View Exhibition

Living Legacy Speaking Tour

View the recordings of the Living Legacy Speaking Tour from 2018-19. Hear Prof. David C. Driskell and Prof. Curlee Holton discuss Prof. Driskell's life and legacy.

Watch Recordings

Virtual Events Archive

All of our virtual events have been recorded. Enjoy the Driskell Center's online offerings here!

Explore Recordings

Subscribe

* indicates required