The Great Migration: A City Transformed (1916-1930), August 3-12, an Exhibition at Slought Gallery
4017 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Opening Reception on Wednesday, August 3 – 7:00pm RSVP HERE
Sonic Migration – Mendi + Keith Obadike
A four-channel sound and video work based on the historical echoes of life inside the historic Tindley Temple and re-interpreting the hymns of Rev. Charles Albert Tindley.
Ancestral Correspondence – Lonnie Graham
A photographic exhibit of elders from the Wissahickon Boys and Girls Club and their stories of migration.
Hear from the creators themselves at an Artists' Talkback on Friday, August 5 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
Additional support is provided by the Lincoln Financial Foundation, the Department of History of Art, Department of Africana Studies and Center for Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania