Lewis Watts, Pablo Delano in Hartford: Through Dec. 9

“Art from Archive: Work by Lewis Watts and Pablo Delano” will be in the Widener Gallery at the Austin Arts Center, Trinity College, 300 Summit St. in Hartford, from Oct. 12 to Dec. 9.An opening reception will be Oct. 12 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. and a panel discussion will be that day from noon to 2 p.m. The panelists are Delano, Watts, Frank Mitchell of the Amistad Center for Art & Culture and Hilda Lloréns of University of Rhode Island.The two artists create works using historical materials — at a scale dramatically larger than the original — involving aspects of black and Puerto Rican history. In this artwork of Puerto Rican boys, Delano used a photograph from 1900.Gallery hours are Monday to Saturday 1 to 6 p.m. The gallery will be closed Nov. 21 to 25.

Pablo Delano
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