Looking Back, Rising Forward – Honoring the History of Gullah-Geechee Islands

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Published by:
Amiri Farris
Published:
7/25/2012
Specs:
Standard / 8.25" x 10.75"
50 pages Perfect-bound
Category:
Art
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Amiri Farris, art, arts and crafts, artwork, coastal discovery museum, exhibition, GeorgiaSouth Carolina, Gullah-Geechee, Hilton Head, hilton head island, history, island, Life, New, painting, vacation

"Looking Back Rising Forward - History of Gullah Geechee Island"June 28, 2012 through September 10, 2012

Anchored in a respect for the strength of their people, the Gullah-Geechee people carry forward their centuries-old traditions in the arts and crafts, language and culture of today. The artwork in this exhibition honors the hallmarks of the Gullah-Geechee culture and preserves the richness of this unique way of life. Amiri Farris' vibrant and colorful canvases and installations are accompanied by Judy Mooney's bronze and clay sculptures.

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