ASU Honors Black History at National Center’s Opening Reception & Art Exhibit

ASU’s new exhibit is titled “1619-2019: Hope, History and the Struggle for African-American Freedom,” and the public is invited to attend this free event.

The exhibit opens this Sunday and continues through Dec. 10; with gallery hours from noon to 5 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; and 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (excluding holidays) on Saturday. The gallery is free, open to the public, and located at 1345 Carter Carter Road – across from the Heritage Barbershop.

The exhibition features works by Montgomery artists, as well as artists from the National Alliance of Artists from HBCUs, which reference the “black experience.”  It also contains a mini-exhibition observing the 100th birthday of Nat King Cole.

News media contact: Kenneth Mullinax, 334-229-4104.

 

Media Relations specialist Hazel Scott contributed to the story.

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