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Visit Buffalo Niagara Black History Exhibit Feb 3-28
Visit Buffalo Niagara Black History Exhibit Feb 3-28

Getthebuzz716 announces a schedule of events for Black History Month "Celebrating Black History" photo exhibit. All members of the public are invited to attend all events. Many events are being held through the sponsorship of Getthebuzz716, Canal side Photo Studio, Coming Home Buffalo, Filigree's and Studio 112. Visit Buffalo Niagara “Celebrating Black History" window display at Visit Buffalo Niagara 617 Main St Buffalo, NY kicks off today and will run from Feb 3-28. The photo collages were put together by local artists Floyd Baker, Tamora Lee and Michael Mietlicki. Visit Buffalo Niagara is hosting this display as the month of remembrance honoring the unique and rich history of African-Americans in the United States, particularly in the city of Buffalo NY. In creating this project the artists wanted to reflect on the historical impact and contributions made in the city of Buffalo NY. Instead of focusing on individuals the project turns its focus on the black community where countless black men and women contributed to the advancement of human civilization.

The "Celebrate Black History" window display will be up Feb 3-28 at Visit Buffalo Niagara 617 Main Street Buffalo NY 14203 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/celebrateblackhistorybuffalo

Event page: For info on Celebrate Black History exhibit for to https://www.facebook.com/events/412278285572363/  
twitter: @getthebuzz716
Instagram: TamoraLee

For more information on the visiting the African-American heritage sites check Visit Buffalo Niagara African American Heritage guide online at http://www.visitbuffaloniagara.com/includes/content/docs/media/Buffalo-AfricanAmerican-Heritage-2013.pdf

Celebrate Black History Exhibit Events

Feb 3. Celebrating Black History window display begins at Visit Buffalo Niagara 617 Main St, Buffalo, NY will run Feb 3-28. Online launch of The project begins on facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Examiner.com, Harriet.com, Europeannews.com will also feature editorial articles from the project beginning Feb 3.

Be sure to make a stop downtown at the Visit Buffalo Niagara welcome center to check out the "CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY window displays beginning Feb 3. for more info on African American heritage visit thier site http://www.visitbuffaloniagara.com/


Feb 11. 6pm-8pm Celebrating Black History collage on Image & Identity at Diversity Night at Filigree's gallery & Boutique 1121 Elmwood. The event celebrate the unique attributes that make people different. There is a wide variety of preferences that manifest through culture, gender, nationality, environment,and countless other factors through poems, articles, books, paintings, songs and movement offer to paint part of the big picture. The exhibit will be on display February 11-28

Feb 13. 7pm-9pm Coming home Buffalo gallery 140 Elmwood ave will host opening reception for "Celebrating Black History" exhibit meet the artists (Floyd Baker, Tamora Lee, Michael Mietlicki) as well as the participates from the editorial features with special performance by Violinist Michael Stuckney and poetry reading by Erie County legislator Betty Jean Grant. The full exhibit will be on display at Coming Home Buffalo 140 Elmwood ave of Feb. 13-28


 

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