Black Art: In the Absence of Light


AFRO-CULTURE MONTH: Art is the soul of a people and community. Especially if they suffer adversity. Come explore this new documentary from HBO Max about the Afro-American experience in the arts, covering 200 years of Afro-American history. Learn about this ground-breaking exhibit and what it means to young artists today in the Afro-American community, and out too. This is a good film and made for those who want to learn a different side of history.

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Inspired by the late David Driskell’s landmark 1976 exhibition, “Two Centuries of Black American Art,” the documentary Black Art: In the Absence of Light offers an illuminating introduction to the work of some of the foremost Black visual artists working today.

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