Promises Exhibition
 

The Quest for Black Citizenship
In the Americas Series

In celebration of the 2009 National Black History Theme selected by the Association for the Study of African-Ameican Life and History, the Old Dillard Museum has scheduled a series of exhibits, concerts and presentations that celebrate and evaluate the talents, philosophies, and skills that have help African-American people to survive and grow in the Western Hemisphere.


Save the date

December 4, 2008
@ 6 p.m.
Kuumba Presentation featuring Idya and Nzingah
(See Invitation)
Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium
January 10, 2009
@ 3 p.m.
Louis Delsarte and Friends Quest for Black Citizenship in the Americas Reception
(See Invitation)
AARLCC
2650 Sistrunk Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale
February 5, 2009
@ 6 p.m.
Black History Theme Presentation
(See Invitation)
Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium
February 12, 2009 
@ 6 p.m.
NAACP 100th Anniversary Jazz Concert
Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium
March 5, 2009
@ 6 p.m.
Women’s History Month
You Are Beautiful
Jazz Concert
(See Invitation)
Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium

May 7, 2009
@ 6 p.m.

Un-Murdered
Spoken Word Concert
featuring Nzingah & Heru
(See Invitation)

Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium
June 19, 2009
@ 6 p.m.
Jus’ Cynthia Carver Ranches
Jazz Concert
(See Invitation)
Old Dillard Museum
Walker Elementary Auditorium

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Exhibit Schedule

December 2008 - January 2009

The Quest for Kuumba Exhibit (ODM)

January 10 - End of February, 2009

Louis Delsarte and Friends (AARLCC)

February 2009

Charles Humes (ODM)

May 7 - June 12, 2009

Nzingah & Heru: Un-Murdered Exhibition (ODM)

June 19 - July 31, 2009

Promises From the Palmetto Bush (ODM)

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Past Display at AARLCC
Soul On Ice

Soul On Ice by Addonis Parker

[Artwork by Addonis Parker]

Exhibition at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC) , 2650 Sistrunk Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Featuring contemporary local artists including Winsome Bolt, Addonis Parker, Charles E. Humes, Jr., and Wanda Paulette. Display ran until July 27, 2008.

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Past Display at Old Dillard Museum
Juneteenth and the Quests of Independence in the Americas
Exhibit On the History of the Emancipation Proclamation and other independence initiatives in the Americas
Exhibit featuring the works of local artists' visions of the Quests for Independence in the United States, the Caribbean and beyond. For more information on Juneteenth and other independence initiatives in the Americas see Professor Alexandra C. Diallo monograph, Freedom.(Click on name to open PDF.)

Social Security Artwork by Robert Sylvain

[Artwork by Robert Sylvain. Title: Social Security]

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