Tag: African American history

Monticello: The Legacy of Slavery Exhibit at the African American Museum

http://www.aamdallas.org/monticello

Monticello: The Legacy of Slavery uses Jefferson’s Monticello to explore the dilemma of slavery and the lives of enslaved families and their descendants. Thomas Jefferson’s iconic words in the Declaration of Independence—“all men are created equal”—inaugurated a new nation defined by principles of freedom and self-government, while a fifth of the population remained …

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May is Black Men’s Month at SDCC! One Step Ahead Reception May 12 & Black Men’s Film Festival May 19 & 20

One Step Ahead

Opening Reception
Friday, May 12, 2017 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Artist Talk
Sat. June 17, 2017 3:00pm – 5:00pm

One Step Ahead is a joint exhibition by Lyndon Barrois Jr. and Kahlil Robert Irving, that excavates a pivotal period of American …

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Gallery Talk by Jeanine Michna-Bales March 4

In conjunction with her exhibition, Through Darkness to Light: Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad, artist Jeanine Michna-Bales will give an insightful talk about her extensive and extraordinary project.

Gallery talk is Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 2 PM. Event is free and open to the public.

PDNB Gallery, 154 Glass St #104, Dallas, TX …

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Emmanuel Gillespie opens Jan. 17 at SDCC

Emmanuel Gillespie opens new show this weekend!
“Middle Passage”

Emmanuel Gillespie, well known Dallas visual artist, has been exhibiting for over 20 years. His public art work can be seen in South Dallas thanks to DART’s Art Program and the City of Dallas’ Public Art Program. This exhibition “Middle Passage” represents his …

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