As Marvel Comics’ first licensed jewelry designer, Douriean Fletcher created the power-packed accessories for the blockbuster film Black Panther (2018). The Afrofuturist-inspired design propelled audiences into a world where power was based on expertise and ability. Placing the jewelry in a starring role, Fletcher created looks that reflected gender equity in Wakandan society. Join NMWA for a conversation that explores how we communicate gender, power and expertise through adornment on Sunday, June 30th at 4:30 pm.
Click here for more information and then check out our conversation with NMWA Director Susan Fisher Sterling here.