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Description: Empire State College proudly celebrates Black History Month with a mixed media art exhibition inspired by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
More Info: “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Join Empire State College as we proudly celebrate Black History Month with a mixed media art exhibition. This exhibition by current students and alumni is a reflection on the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his death. The works encompasses historical, cultural, social, political, educational, advocational, and cultural trends inspired by Dr. King’s legacy. Visual art faculty and SUNY Empire alumnus, Raúl Manzano, Ph.D., is the curator. Julia Primus, B.A., also an alumna, is the assistant curator.

The annual Black History Month art exhibition was introduced to the college in 2012 by Dr. Manzano.

Food and beverages will be served at the opening. Guests are welcome.
Date: 02/07/2018
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Livingston Art Gallery
177 Livingston St. 6th floor
Brooklyn, New York 11201
Cost: free
Contact Name: Raul Manzano
Contact Phone: 718-907-5740
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