400 Years and Beyond closing reception in downtown Ferguson, MO
“400 Years and Beyond” an art exhibit that commemorates the observance of 2019 as the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first Africans to be sold into slavery continues at Good Shepherd Arts Center in beautiful downtown Ferguson, MO., Jan. 4-17, 2020. A closing reception and Gallery Talk with the show’s curator, De’joneiro Jones, collector, broker and abstract artist, will be held Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 from 6–8 p.m.
The exhibit features artwork by local African-American artists who have invited viewers to reflect, converse and envision creating a world where all…belong. The gallery talk: “A Collector’s Point of View” expounds on belonging, specifically as it relates to African American art, who’s buying it and its unique place in contemporary collecting. This discussion is for serious collectors, beginners and non-collectors alike. Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public; however, donations of choice are welcomed at the door.
Friday, January 17 to 8:00pm
Good Shepherd Arts Center 252 S. Florissant Road