The Faces of Gadsden Arts

Would you like to share your experiences with the Gadsden Arts Center? Download the questionnaire here and email the answers and a picture to Executive Director Grace Robinson

  • 3 April 2015
  • Author: Arts Admin
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Flaming Poinciana Tree

The Story of the Flaming Poinciana Tree by David Porter

In the 1960’s the Highwaymen Artists (particularly R. A. McLendon) would come to Uncle Curtis's law office and he would buy their paintings for $20 and give to family members as gifts…

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  • 21 July 2017
  • Author: Arts Admin
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Highwaymen Stories

Daddy's South Florida Palette by Peggy Brady

Often on Daddy's way home he would see a group of African American painters in bank parking lots or set up on street corners and every time he pulled over.  He was struck by how well he felt they painted the world as he saw it every day.

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  • 29 June 2017
  • Author: Arts Admin
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Doell West

Doell West, Exhibiting Artist

Each individual artist contributes a bit of self to the Gadsden Arts Center & Museum each time they either submit a piece of art or volunteer their time, which I feel truly makes Gadsden Arts a community within a community.

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  • 6 June 2017
  • Author: Arts Admin
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B'Rael Ali

B'Rael Ali, Exhibitions Intern

The latest exhibition, FOUND: Southern Vernacular Art & Gee's Bend Quilts was extremely inspiration to me as an artist, student, and observer. The use of mix-media and found objects to create fine pieces of art struck me as genius.…

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  • 15 May 2017
  • Author: Arts Admin
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