The African American Collection

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Date(s) - 02/07/2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Butler Institute of American Art Zona Auditorium, 1st floor Beecher Center


Presented by:  Al Bright, Professor Emeritus of Art and The Youngstown Chapter, The Links, Inc.

As part of The Butler’s Black History Month program, Professor Al Bright will present a free lecture on African American works in the Butler collection.  Included in Professor Bright’s discussion are the art works of Romare Bearden, Horace Pippin, Sam Gilliam, Robert S. Duncanson, Jacob Lawrence, Benny Andrews, Elizabeth Catlett, John Wilson, and Richard Hunt among other prominent black American artists.

Joseph Holston, Blue Note, 1998

Joseph Holston, Blue Note, 1998

  • Refreshments will be served.
  • Seating is first come, first served.

For more information, call 330-743-1107, ext.  123 or e-mail