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The Beauty Of Blackness Fine Art Show
August 26 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Coming To Fort Collins Co.
TBOBFAS Exhibit August 26 – September 8th
The Merchant Room Gallery in Walnut Creek
222 Walnut St Fort Collins CO
Artist Reception September 3rd 6-9 during the First Friday Gallery Walk.
4 day fully live-streamed from the artist studio September 2 – 5, Thur and Sat 10-6 Friday 10-9, Sun 11-5
This years show will be yet another first, the show will be in two parts, the first part will feature a 2-week brick and mortar Art Gallery Exhibit in Fort Collins at the Merchant Room Gallery in Walnut Creek that will offer for sell the Art work of the participating artist. The exhibit will run from August 26 through September 8th with an Artist Reception September 3rd during the First Friday Gallery Walk. And yes part two, like last year, the show will still feature a fully live-streamed four days straight, in the artist studio segment beginning September 2 through September 5. This format allows fans and collectors to purchase art and speak directly with the artists in their studios. The upcoming show will include top African American artists from the US and abroad.
The 2021 Featured Artist is Mr. LaShun Beal, a contemporary, figurative artist who has mastered the technical subtleties in several different mediums and subject matters. Guest Speaker and renowned urban fine artist Kevin A. Williams’ will also participate. Williams is known for his high profile collectors that includes billionaire media mogul Oprah Winfrey, and his art has been featured on television’s “Law and Order” (NBC) and “Soul Food” (Showtime). Kevin will be speaking on the Art of Social Injustice. Other renowned participating artists include Carren Clark, Thomas E Lockhart, Kibibi Ajanku, Phillip Cutler, Patricia Kabora, Craig Screven and many more. Fine artists Larry Poncho Brown and fine jewelry creator Corinthia Peoples will join the founder Cutler as Artist Guest Hosts.
The Beauty of Blackness Fine Art Show delivers the highest level of talent in Fine Art. The Show exhibit this year will be held in The Merchant Room, an urban Americana gallery and professional studio space located upstairs in a 100+-year-old building. The architectural richness of this building, which was originally the P. Anderson Hardware store in 1897, makes the Merchant Room a perfect location for this Exhibit.
For information on the show or to become a Virtual Host, contact: www.thebeautyofblacknessfineartshow.com
We will be following Covid protocol
Date and Time: On Thursday August 26, 2021 at 11:00 am (ends Wednesday September 08, 2021 at 4:00 pm)
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