Artist Talk with Deborah Jack

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 6:00 pm-8:00 pm Visual artist Deborah Jack will give a presentation on her video/sound installations, photography, paintings and text work.  In her work Deborah Jack explores trans-cultural existence, memory, the effects of colonialism and mythology through re-memory. After that the artist will be led in conversation

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“Spiral Odyssey” sculpture unveiled at the Romare Bearden Park

On September 23, 2017, the Foundation Co-Directors Johanne Bryant-Reid and Diedra Harris-Kelley participated in the unveiling of the Richard Hunt sculpture, “Spiral Odyssey” at the Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was a full two days of events honoring the Chicago sculptor Richard Hunt and Romare Bearden, and

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Cinque Artists Program: Art Talk with Valerie Maynard

Art Talk with Valerie Maynard in conversation with C. Daniel Dawson as part of the exhibition, “Valerie Maynard: Artist in Print” on view March 10 to April 15, 2016. In celebration of Women’s History Month the works of multimedia artist Valerie Maynard is currently on exhibition at the LeRoy Neiman

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Morningside Lights: A Neighborhood Procession Celebrates Bearden’s Black Odyssey

Hundreds of people held aloft glowing lanterns honoring African American artist Romare Bearden during the third annual Morningside Lights procession. his year’s theme was “Odysseus on the A Train,” part of a yearlong celebration on campus of Bearden and his iconic 1977 collage series, “A Black Odyssey.”

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