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Join the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a virtual Black History Month Celebration
A focus on business
Showcasing the successful artistic collaboration between cartoonist
and illustrator Liz Montague and Google art director Angelica McKinley
Friday, February 12, 2021, from noon to 1:15 p.m. ET
is an art director on
the Google Doodle
team. She collaborates
with seasoned and
pioneering artists to
produce Doodles that
are featured on Google’s homepage around the
globe. In 2020, she also led and creative-directed
Google’s Juneteenth Doodle. McKinley has worked
with notable artists such as Liz Montague, Loveis
Wise, Dr. Fahamu Pecou and LeVar Burton, to
name a few.
Montague is a
cartoonist and illustrator
whose work focuses on
social awareness. As a
cartoonist, her work has
been featured in The
New Yorker several times, and she has illustrated
for Google, the Food Network, and the U.S. Open.
In addition, Montague has been profiled by The
Today Show, ABC News, The Washington Post,
and other media outlets.
Hear how large scale creative projects are produced, from concept to launch. Get a behind-the-scenes
view on the creative process of Elizabeth “Liz” Montague, a Philadelphia-based artist, and Google’s art
director Angelica McKinley for the first guest artist slide show Google Doodle for Jackie Ormes, a
groundbreaking Black cartoonist and activist. This panel discussion promises to be inspiring and informative
on fostering creativity and executing impactful work during a global pandemic.
Register early at http://bit.ly/3fYF60P for this free special event.
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