Professor David C. Driskell is election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious honorary societies. Professor Driskell has had a long and illustrious career as an artist, scholar, curator, teacher, and more. This honor is extremely well deserved. Professor Driskell joins other distinguished notables in the 2018 Class, including Supreme Court Justice Sonia M. Sotomayor, 44th President of the United States Barack H. Obama, and author Ta-Nehisi Coates.
(via David C. Driskell Center. Photo “UMD McKeldin lib” by Bgervais – Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.)