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Current Exhibit

Reverberations | Black Artists on Racism & Resilience | Exhibition

When

June 19 - August 29, 2021

Where

The James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art

Admission

See museum website for details.

What

Tickets
James Museum Tickets

Presented by the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum, REVERBERATIONS shares artwork from emerging and established Black artists who live and work in Tampa Bay and across the Southeastern United States. Through each artist’s own perspective, this exhibition will challenge viewers with stories of structural racism and oppression, as well as celebrate hope and resilience.

REVERBERATIONS seeks to showcase the highs and lows of the Black experience in America, highlighting themes of family and community as well as marginalization and prejudice. Curator of the exhibition, Desmond Clark, shares about REVERBERATIONS in this way, “Can you hear the song that has been playing for over four centuries? Can you feel how it vibrates our nation? Can you see how it has affected your neighbor, your friends, and your family? These artists live this every day. They weave the stories of past BIPOC people with their own. They inform and shape the art and actions that will come after. The rich history passed down for generations displayed in the images in this exhibition do not just echo; they reverberate.”

Reverberations | Black Artists on Racism and Resilience

REVERBERATIONS

The James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art
150 Central Ave
St Petersburg FL

Black Lives Matter Mural

When

Currently on Display

Where

Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum

Admission

Open to the Public

What

This community’s first BLACK LIVES MATTER mural is the most beautiful one in the nation, and it is the welcoming mat to our most historic African American community Jordan Park, and the beautiful Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American Museum. While the museum remains closed, all are invited to visit the new mural.

T-shirts 👕

PURCHASE A T-SHIRT OR MURAL PRINT HERE

The “Free-ish” t-shirts and Black Lives Matter Mural t-shirts are now available for a $20.00 donation.

Also available are the Black Lives Matter Mural Prints.

Items are available for pick-up Tuesday – Friday, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

St. Petersburg Black Lives Matter Quilt

When

Currently on Display | Viewed by appointment only.

Where

Carter G Woodson Museum

Admission

Free and open to the public.

What

The Tapestry of a Knitted Community
Curated by NaKena Cromartie

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