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The American Black Experience: Then & Now
February 1 @ 8:00 pm
619 NE 1st Street
Gainesville, FL 32601
“The American Black Experience: Then & Now” is a social and cultural criticism of racism in America through an important historical lens. The project will feature two performance pieces – “The Colored Door at the Train Depot” (February 1 – 17, 2019) and “Pipeline” (March 15 – 31, 2019) – that explore race, gender, education patriotism and economic disparity. This project will also include community engagement sessions. Sessions will take place in various locations throughout Alachua County. Participants are encouraged to reflect on personal biases, privilege and explore systemic racism in the United States.
Nov. 13, 2018 – Mar. 24, 2019
Boca Raton Museum of Art
Boca Raton, FL
This stunning exhibition is a major anthology of art made in and inspired by Florida and its people, places, flora, and fauna.
Dec 4, 2018 – Mar 10, 2019
Florida Historic Capitol Museum
This exhibition showcases the pomp and prestige of Florida’s historic inaugurations featuring artifacts, photographs, and film footage from private and public collections.
Dec 11, 2018 – Apr 14, 2019
Albin Polasek Museum
Winter Park, FL
Explore this exhibit focusing on the art of the cowmen and women unique to Florida, who have historically been called “crackers” or “cowboys.”
Dec 15, 2018 – Jan 26, 2019
Live Oak Public Library
Live Oak, FL
Crossroads: Change in Rural America explores many themes that resonate with Floridians today, including identity, community, persistence and managing change.