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A Celebration of African Styles at Home and Abroad: The history and meaning of African art

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Uhuru Furniture presents a program for African History Month: A Celebration of African Styles at Home and Abroad. This event, which is free and open to everyone, features a presentation by Karen Riggs, Curator of Tribal Home African Gallery, a cultural gem in Old City. Karen will be showing pieces from her collection and speaking on how art is woven into life in Africa.

This will be followed by live percussion led by extraordinary drummer Karen Smith and an update on the Black Power Blueprint African economic development and self-determination project in St. Louis, discussion and refreshments. Uhuru Furniture is hosting this event to celebrate the beauty, creativity and long history of African culture, and as an African History Month giveback to our community, donors, and volunteers.

We’ll also feature the one of a kind, affordable NZO African style hand painted furniture and home decor including handmade cushions, portraits of African leaders, jewelry, art, greeting cards and more. PLEASE RSVP at https://uhuru-african-styles.eventbrite.com/

Date:
February 28
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Website:
https://uhuru-african-styles.eventbrite.com/
Event Registration Link:
Event Hosting Type:
Community Event

Venue

Uhuru Furniture and Collectibles
832 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
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