First Friday Art Show – Black History Month: Then & Now

Group show curated by InSight Art highlights Indiana artists’ expressions of Black heritage

Work by Harvey William Francis III
Work by featured artist Harvey William Francis III

February 2, 2024

6 p.m. to 9 p.m. EST
Rapp Family Gallery, Indiana Landmarks Center, 1201 Central Avenue, Indianapolis

This February, Indiana Landmarks hosts “Black History Month: Then & Now,” a free art exhibit highlighting Indiana Black artists and their expressions of Black heritage. Curated by Clayton Hamilton of Indianapolis’s InSight Art, the group show features artists Kenneth Cousin, Harvey William Francis III, and Greg Moore with additional work exhibited by Tasha Beckwith and Chrystopher Burns.

Complimentary snacks and beverages will be available at the First Friday opening reception on February 2 from 6 to 9 p.m. when guests can also see the stunning architecture of Indiana Landmarks Center’s grand spaces. Built as a Methodist church in the nineteenth century, the restored and adapted structure holds performance and reception venues in addition to Rapp Family Gallery and Indiana Landmarks’ headquarters.

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