Sunday, October 12 / 2-5pm
A Chronicle in Black and White
The Ashley Bryan Traveling Exhibit
Illustrated Africana Children’s Literature
featuring the artwork of
R. Gregory Christie, Shadra Strickland,
and Michele Wood
September 5, 2014 - Saturday, October 25, 2014
This extraordinary exhibit features artwork that strives to continue the legacy of renowned children’s book author and artist, Ashley Bryan, by creating authentic images of the Africana experience in children’s literature for the next generation of emerging readers. These artists are also recipients for illustration of the coveted Coretta Scott King Award. This exhibition will be on display in the AARL Satellite Gallery at Hammonds House Museum.
To read more about the artists and the Corretta Scott King Awards
Film Screening / Panel Discussion - Thursday, October 2 / 6:30pm
Finding Fela - The story of Fela Anikulapo Kuti’s life, music and global
Film Screening/Reception and
DJ Set - Friday, October 3/6:30pm
They Are We: The Story of the
Gangá-Longobá and their Ancestral Home in Africa. Deejay Set
Family Film Festival
Saturday, October 25
10am - 1pm
A 2014 BronzeLens Festival event: seven films, art activities and give-a-ways for children ages 5-12. It will be held at the South Fulton Arts Center, 4645 Butner Road, College Park, GA 30349. Reservations are required; all children must be accompanied by an adult. The event is free and open to the public. Capacity is limited.
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Check Out Our Online Gift Shop
During The Gathering event Creative Currents reopened the Hammonds House Museum gift shop with a new look and items from talented artists and unique sources. The shop was teeming with purchasers and interested browsers.
Creative Currents will continues to seek new merchandise vendors for periodic change out of items.
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