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Uncivil Good Trouble event information, a piece of the art from the exhibit, and a picture of Ashley Seay

Black History Month Exhibit, Uncivil Good Trouble with Ashley Seay


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Religion in the Arts and Contemporary Culture and the Kelly Miller Smith Institute on Black Church Studies at Vanderbilt Divinity School announces the Black History Month Exhibit, Uncivil Good Trouble with artist, Ashley Seay.

 Exhibit Opening: February 23, 2024 | 4:00 p.m.


Gallery Talk: February 23, 2024 | 5:00 p.m.


Exhibit Date: February 23 - March 15, 2024


Uncivil Good Trouble | Artist Statement

In “Uncivil Good Trouble” artist Ashley Seay features 20 hand carved woodblock print mugshots of Civil Rights Leaders, Freedom Fighters, and the Black Panthers. These prints visually depict leaders who rose to fight for what is right, despite the repercussions of imprisonment. This exhibition is a celebration and dedication to all of whom fought for the freedom of Black People.


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