CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM
Exhibiting September 23 through May 31, 2019
Clark Atlanta University Art Museum presents three exhibitions that explore representations of freedom and liberation in African American art of the 20th and 21st century. These exhibitions are supported in collaboration with For Freedoms The 50 State Initiative.
Sheila Pree Bright | Fine Art Photographer & Visual Producer
This exhibition features selections from Sheila Pree Bright's 1960Now series, exploring the role of photography in documenting social justice movements.
Artist Talk on Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 6:30 pm.
The Sweet Spot
Alfred Conteh | Sculptor, Painter & Mixed-Media Artist
This two-part exhibition revisits Alfred Conteh’s Two Fronts and Tetanus series. Conteh’s works are inspired by daily life in areas of Atlanta where mostly African Americans reside. His landscape paintings explore the notion of freedom in relation to living one’s best life.
Artist Talk on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 4 pm.
CAUAM Permanent Collection
This exhibition features African American art from 1912 to 2014 that draws attention to interior spaces as sites of liberation and creative expression.