Sunday, December 20, 2015

Event: “My Authentic Self by Leroy Campbell” Holiday Pop Up Gallery and Book Release runs through Sunday, December 20, 2015 at The Sol Studio — Harlem, NYC USA

“My Authentic Self by Leroy Campbell”
Nov 19-Dec 20, 2015 at The Sol Studio http://thesolstudio.com/
Event: “My Authentic Self by Leroy Campbell ” Holiday Pop Up Gallery and Book Release on Thursday, November 19, 2015 @ 6:00pm-9:00pm at The Sol Studio — Harlem, NYC USA; Event Details: Location: The Sol Studio (located at 2073 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., between 123rd St. and 124th St., New York, NY, 10027; Phone: 646 559 8368; Email: info@thesolstudio.com; Website: http://thesolstudio.com/
Event Description: “Celebrated visual artist and Gullah cultural ambassador Leroy Campbell embraces his African roots and the journey to self discovery with the debut of his first coffee table book, 'My Authentic Self,' during the holiday pop-up gallery at The Sol Studio (located at 2073 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., between 123rd St. and 124th St., New York, NY, 10027) November 19, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The gallery will also feature works from Campbell’s artist friends April Harrison, Charly Palmer, Maurice Evans, Najee Dorsey, Phyllis Stephens and Sara Bunn. For Campbell, this book release is a celebration of life and purpose ... 'My Authentic Self' pop-up gallery will run November 19, 2015 to December 20, 2015 at Harlem’s The Sol Studio. Mondays are by appointment only.”Read more: Leroy Campbell Originals.com/
About the Artist/Author: “A colorful, thought-provoking collage of literary and artistic mediums, 'My Authentic Self' strips Campbell of any pretenses to uncover the soul’s truth. With over 90 pages, the uniquely designed hardback travels through pivotal moments of his life utilizing the themes of family, education, love, music and the discovery of artistry. Artwork is accompanied by short proses, mantras and poems to give insight into personal challenges like witnessing domestic violence and then being protected by a traditionally-involved community comprised of neighbors, loved ones and acquaintances. Other illustrations include his trek from being a Charleston, South Carolina native ashamed of his roots to a proud Gullah cultural educator and prosperous visual artist living in New York City, and acquiring celebrity clients Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Joyner and Terry McMillian ...”Read more: Leroy Campbell Originals.com/
For further information: Leroy Campbell Originals.com/ and The Sol Studio.com/.

Holiday Pop Up Gallery in Harlem at the Sol Studio
 - video by Leroy Campbell Art

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