Smart Towns: From Camelot to Kent State: Pop Art, 1960-1975 (Zoom Meeting)
October 12, 2021, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Rochester Hills Public Library
Adult, Arts & Culture, Virtual
Explore the imagery and social commentary of pop culture in this behind-the-scenes talk from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Artists in the 1960s celebrated American modern culture while also creating artworks that conveyed the social and political commentary of the times. Explore pieces that both critique and celebrate mass media and popular culture.
The global pandemic has put many things in perspective. In 2021, Smart Towns programs will focus on the many ways humans have found to solve problems and find inspiration during difficult periods. Smart Towns wishes to celebrate how resilient and resourceful people can be in the world. Join us as we take a look at resilience in both historical and contemporary times. Smarttowns.rhpl.org.