Friday, July 16, 2010

Indie Newz :: Soul Revival: A Poetic and Visual Experience of Renewal







SOUL REVIVAL ARTSCAPE OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, July 17, 2010
2 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Soul Revival: A Poetic and Visual Experience of Renewal
Meroe Art Gallery
West Baltimore Center for Urban Art
1623 West North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21217

Co-Sponsored by Meroe Art Gallery and Authentic Contemporary Art
Exhibition Dates: May 1-August 1, 2010

FREE and Open to the Public!

DJ Fusion of FuseBox Radio Broadcast
Spoken Word Performance by Baltimore’s Own Nina “Lyrispect” Ball 
(invited)Musical Performance by James Terrell
Plus Face Painting for the Kids by
Art-n-Soul of Baltimore and light refreshments
In Baltimore during this year’s ArtScape

Come by and check out Soul Revival at 
Meroe Art Gallery on Saturday, July 17th!
This exciting exhibition features emerging artists and poets based the DC/Baltimore Metropolitan area on the theme of “Soul Revival.” 

What do we mean by revival? 

We are speaking of revival of the soul, spirit, neighborhood, community, nation, and even the world. The result is a eclectic visual range of artistic expression, ranging from realism to abstract and everything in between!
Selected works of from the artists work has been paired with a poet/ spoken word artist who developed a poem that expresses their view about the art. 

Their contributions is an integral part of the exhibition, resulting in an innovative creative representation from a variety of artists-literary and visual- of the meaning of Soul Revival!

Visual Artists (Authentic Contemporary Art):

Jade Andwele
Prudence Bonds
Sharon Burton
Keisha Carroll
Marshetta Davis
Sherria Green
Darren Jackson
J’Nell Jordan
Nilja Mumin
Heather Schmaedeke
Marcel Taylor
James Terrell
Poets and Spoken Word Artists:
Cherrie Amour
Nina “Lyrispect” Ball
Natasha Brown
Marguax Delotte-Bennett
Amy Jackson
Alan King
Dehejia Maat
Bonnie MacAllister
Stephanie Renee

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