Visual Arts, Festivals/Events, Lectures

Togolese and African-American Art

When: Fri., Aug. 2, 5 p.m. 2013

Avery Gallery presents the art of VENYI Kossi Dégboè (Frédéric) from Togo! Additional works by Henry Porter, William Pinkney. Brandon Avery discovered Frederic during his 2 years in the Peace Corps. Since 1997, Frederic has been creating decorative batiks, dyed pagnes, and T-shirts. He has partnered with Peace Corps volunteers in Kpalimé and participated in the Peace Corps’ artisanal fair in Lomé, the capitol of Togo. Meet and talk to Brandon Avery and hear about his experiences in Togo - 5-9 pm, Friday, August 2 at Avery Gallery. A taste of GG's Creole Cuisine will be served. Parking is free.

Price: Free


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