College Assistance Award
Applications for a Glens Falls Branch of the NAACP-Sponsored College Assistance Award are now being accepted. Deadline for submission is May 15th. Please click the button below for more information and to download an application!
Join the Glens Falls NAACP Thursday May 18th at 6pm for a virtual showing and discussion of “Black Lives / Black Lungs”, a short film investigating the tobacco industry’s successful infiltration into the black community. Created by filmmaker and progressive communications strategist, Lincoln Mondy.
Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art: Works on Paper
The Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African American Art: Works on Paper on view JAN 28, 2023 – APR 23, 2023. This exhibition presents major names in the history of art including Romare Bearden, Robert Blackburn, Margaret Burroughs, Elizabeth Catlett, Robert Colescott, Aaron Douglas, William H. Johnson, Jacob Lawrence, Henry Ossawa Tanner, and other outstanding African American artists from the Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of San Antonio, Texas. The late art historian David Driskell, Professor at the University of Maryland at College Park, called the Kelley Collection “one of the finest that has been assembled tracing the history of African American art.”
More info: https://www.hydecollection.org/exhibition/the-harmon-and-harriet-kelley-collection-of-african-american-art/
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