Black Rodeo

19Feb2:00 pm3:30 pmBlack RodeoOutriders Film Series

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Event Details

Taos Center for the Arts and Harwood Museum of Art present the Outriders Film Series exploring representations of Black cowboys on the big screen from the 1930s to today. Black Rodeo captures the exuberance surrounding the performance of the first all African-American rodeo at Triborough Stadium on Randall’s Island, New York. Featuring music by Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and Little Richard, among others, Jeff Kanauw’s film includes an interview with Woody Strode and footage of Muhammed Ali riding a horse down 125th Street.


Director: Jeff Kanew

Runtime: 1h 27m


This project is supported in part by New Mexico Humanities Council and New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.


Image: Still from Black Rodeo courtesy of Jeff Kanew



(Sunday) 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


Harwood Museum of Art

238 Ledoux Street


Series pass provides admission to all 6 films at Harwood and TCA.

Tickets are not available for sale any more for this event!