The African American Visual Artists Guild (AAVAG), of Dayton, Ohio, was born out of the need to express visually the African American experience through a wide range of styles and subject matter using many diverse approaches and materials with a focus on communicating the artist's own spirituality.
What: Three art related workshops - preregistration required
When: September 18, 2021, 8:30 am to 12 noon - Saturday morning.
Where: Central State University Dayton branch, 840 Germantown Street, Dayton 45402.
Workshops: Portrait Drawing with graphite (Morris Howard), Jewelry Making (Audrey Davis), Kinetic Motion Sculpture (Tristan Cupp).
A free reception will be held on Wednesday, September 22 from 3 to 7 pm; special program from 5 pm to 7 pm with special guest speaker, Tara Owens, Athlectic Director, Central State University. Refreshments and door prizes provided, CDC guidelines for masks and social distancing will be observed.
Participating artists are Andrea Cummings, Yvette Dalton, Craig Screven, Debra Richardson Wood, David Redmon, Clifford Darrett, Lois Fortson-Kirk, Morris Howard and Horace Dozier Sr.