Bigindicator

A Civil Rights Retrospective

Event  |  Reviews  |  Comments
20121201192214-united_we_stand
United We Stand, 2012 Oil on Canvas 30" X 40" © Marcella Muhammad
February 10th, 2013 - May 31st, 2013
Opening: February 10th, 2013 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.lib.alasu.edu/natctr/
COUNTRY:  
United States
EMAIL:  
civilrightscenter@alasu.edu
PHONE:  
(334) 229-4824
OPEN HOURS:  
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: Noon - 5 p.m. Wednesday: Closed Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Alabama State University
TAGS:  
civil rights, black, historical, Art, mixed-media, realism, abstract, figurative, traditional, sculpture
COST:  
Donations are welcome

DESCRIPTION

You are invited to a memorable exhibit of participating artists from Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The artwork will  be influenced directly by the following topics: The Birmingham Demonstrations, George Wallace and the Desegregation of the University of Alabama, John F. Kennedy's Nationwide Civil Rights Address, The Murder of Medgar Evers, The March on Washington, The Bombing of th Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, and The Assassination of John Kennedy.

There will be a Historic Catalog available during the Exhibition.