In commemoration of Black History Month, the Arsenal Gallery is pleased to present Heritage of Innovation, an exhibition of over 30 artworks in a variety of media that feature culturally, politically, and socially innovative African Americans.
From Lewis Latimer's improvement of light bulb filaments to Alvin Ailey's enduring influence on modern dance, fourteen artists highlight individuals that have made a lasting impact on our lives. The artists include: Stephen Alcorn, Kwame Brathwaite, Amanda Diva, Andrew Eccles, Felicia Grant Preston, Lewis Latimer, Misha McGlown, Justin Nissley, Charly Palmer, Kaliyma Pearce, Ansel Pitcairn, Victor Polanco, Alison Saar, and Olga Torrey.
DATE: Wednesday, February 2 to Monday, February 28, 2011
TIME: Weekdays, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Arsenal Gallery
Third Floor, Arsenal Building
830 Fifth Avenue
Central Park at 64th Street