Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon: Walker Art Center | Minneapolis, MN

12 December 1992 - 4 April 1993

WIth works by such artists as James Little, David Hammons, Glenn Ligon, Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon explores the cultural and political legacy of one of the most galvanizing African-American leaders in U.S. history.


An exhibition exploring the representation of Malcolm X in American visual culture. The show was organized by the Walker Art Center and exhibited at the Anacostia Museum from April 1 --June 1, 1994. Kellie Jones served as the curator. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.


– Text courtesy of Smithsonian Institution the Walker Art Center.