Black TED: Independent Research Perspectives in the Field" is eerily similar to the premise it stalks. The self-described "collaborative think tank's" founders, Dove Ayinde and Sarah Gail Armstrong, have organized a series of performative "art talks" surrounding issues of black life and culture, aimed at not only entertaining but truly educating through pitch-perfect humor. The pair will be joined by three other speakers at LACE, whose current exhibition, "Cavernous," features an epic installation by Young Joon Kwak at Mutant Salon, an intersectional arts collective of which they are also members. As part of "Cavernous," Adee Roberson and Anna Luisa Petrisko also perform at LACE during the evening.
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