African artifacts to be displayed at local exhibition


BAKARI SANYU HERE TO TELL US ABOUT THE HARAMBEE ART COMMUNITY GALLERY AND HOW YOU CAN VISIT THE EXHIBITION THIS WEEK. WHAT IS THE AFRICAN ARTIFACTS EXHIBITION? THE HARAMBEE ART GALLERY, WOMEN’S GROUP, AND THE CITY OF BAKERSFIELD RECREATION & PARKS, ARE PLEASED TO SHOWCASE AN AFRICAN ARTIFACTS EXHIBITION. THE VIBRANT AND STUNNING VISUAL ARTIFACTS COLLECTION IS TITLED, “SANKOFAHEART BEATS: AFRICAN ARTIFACTS IN DIASPORAL CULTURE”. CAN YOU DESCRIBE WHAT PEOPLE WILL BE ABLE TO FIND? THIS FREE COMMUNITY EVENT WILL FEATURE THE HARAMBEE ART GALLERY EXHIBITION, AN ECLECTIC COLLECTION OF TRADITIONAL AFRICAN ARTIFACTS PROVIDED BY OUR LOCAL BAKERSFIELD COMMUNITY WHICH CONSIST OF ETHNIC SCULPTURES, CARVINGS, STATUES, MASKS, BUSTS, DRUMS, AND A VARIETY OF OTHER ARTIFACTS. YOU WILL ENJOY VIEWING THIS MAGNIFICENT BACKSPLASH OF SKILLED ARTISTRY, GRACEFUL ELEGANCE, VARIETY OF STYLES, AND INCREDIBLE CREATIVITY OF PAST AND CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN ARTISANS. IN ADDITION, A VARIETY OF EXQUISITE CULTURAL MERCHANDISE WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE FROM FRIENDLY COMMUNITY VENDORS. THE MISSION OF THE HARAMBEE ART GALLERY ISTO ENGAGE, VITALIZE, AND UPLIFT OUR COMMUNITY BY PROVIDING EXHIBITIONS TO ADVANCE, PROMOTE, CREATE, AND EXPAND APPRECIATION FOR CULTURAL VISUAL ARTS. WHEN CAN PEOPLE SEE THIS ART? ON THURSDAY FROM 3:00 PM TO 7:00 PM, AT THE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. COMMUNITY CENTER, LOCATED AT 1000 SOUTH OWENS STREET, IN BAKERSFIELD,

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