Sunday, March 1, 2015

Exhibition: “The Influence of Our Elders” - show runs through Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Village of Friendship Heights Gallery -- Chevy Chase, MD, USA

“The Influence of Our Elders” Feb 8-March 1, 2015
at Village of Friendship Heights
Exhibition: “The Influence of Our Elders” from Sunday, February 8, 2015 to Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Village of Friendship Heights Gallery -- Chevy Chase, MD, USA; Event Details - Time: Opening Reception on February 8, 2015 from 11:30am to 1:30pm; show runs through March 1, 2015; Location: Friendship Heights Village Center; Street: 4433 South Park Avenue; City/Town: Chevy Chase MD 20815; Website:; Telephone: 301-656-2797; Event Type: art, exhibit, african, american, cultural, event, reception, show
Event Description: “The Influence of Our Elders is the title and theme of the African American History exhibit at the Village of Friendship Heights Gallery in February. The Village at Friendship Heights continues its annual celebration of African American History Month with an exhibit of African American artists whose work reflects a rich connection to their artistic forbearers who have provided them with a keen sense of culture and history. Curated annually by Llewellyn Berry, the 2015 exhibit presents artists from as far away as Guatemala and Nova Scotia and as near as Capitol Hill and Petworth. Exhibiting are: Llewellyn Berry, Hank Douglas, Gloria Kirk, Hubert Jackson, Richard Fitzhugh, Kamala Subramanian, Magruder Murray, John Beckley, Dwight Tyler, Nanno Smith, Barbara Hardaway, Jim Cureton, Bruce Fagin, Gwendolyn Aqui-Brooks, Gail Hansberry, Wanda Aikens. Artworks include sculpture, collages, paintings, watercolors, and photography.  Meet the artists at a reception on Sunday, Feb. 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The exhibit will be in the gallery/auditorium until March 1. Art is occasionally not available for viewing because of activities in that room; check with the front desk receptionist when you arrive. Free admission. Please note that all sales of art are final.” -- Read more:
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Art Exhibit at Friendship Heights Village Arts Gallery Feb 2015 -
video by Nanno Smith

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