What's Happening At The Gantt
The Classic International Black Cinema Series - Black Orpheus
Today - (1959) In Rio, Orfeo is a trolley conductor and musician, engaged to Mira. During Carnival week, he sees Eurydice, who's fled her village in fear of a stalker; it's love at first sight. Her cousin Sarafina, with whom she stays in Rio, is a f...
African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center
October 26, 2013 - Current - African American Art Since 1950: Perspectives from the David C. Driskell Center is an exhibition in which works by renowned artists Romare Bearden, Elizabeth Catlett, and Sam Gilliam are coupled with the work of exciting new visionaries, including C...
Tavis Smiley To Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony For America I AM Exhibition Opening
Join us and Tavis Smiley for the grand opening of the most anticipated Gantt Center exhibition yet. America I AM: The African American Imprint opens with a ribbon cutting ceremony Saturday, June 30 at 10:00 am. The public is invited to attend the ribbon cutting ceremonies. Tickets are now available for this opening.
Covering more than 10,000 square feet, the exhibition presents a historical continuum of pivotal moments in courage, conviction and creativity that helps to solidify the undeniable imprint of African Americans across the nation and around the world. The more than 200 artifacts and information within the exhibit provides context to how African Americans have contributed to and shaped American culture.
Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2012
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