Lowell Lecture

Opening Day Celebration for Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle

Date & Time

Jan. 18, 2020 at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Peabody Essex Museum
161 Essex St. Salem , MA 01970
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Presenting Organization

Peabody Essex Museum


The Arts

Explore the work of Jacob Lawrence and learn how the artist’s Struggle series reimagines American history through a day of public programming that includes gallery experiences, a listening session with community thought leaders, a talk with contemporary artist Bethany Collins, music and art making. Please note: To celebrate the opening of Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle, PEM admission is free to the public during Martin Luther King Jr. weekend (January 18–20).