How much do you know about Native American Ledger art? UCSD Professor, Ross Frank, will introduce this genre of Plains Indian art that began in the 1860s and continues to evolve today. He will explain how to understand the narratives that ledger drawings and provide a brief history of ledger art. In addition, Frank will give additional context for understanding the unique exhibit, Alternative Accounts, curated by 15 students as a part of a UCSD course. A tour of the exhibit will follow.
Please Note: 6th Avenue, Laurel St., and the Cabrillo Bridge will be closed on Saturday, March 16 until around 1:00pm for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival. The Presidents Way and Pan American Rd. park entrances off of Park Boulevard will remain open. Please plan additional time for transportation and parking. Visit http://www.balboapark.org/visit/traffic-alerts for up-to-date information on road closures and traffic information.
Free after Museum admission.