F. Geoffrey Johnson and Kerly Suffren at AFSC

“Currents” is a visual art exhibit featuring works by F. Geoffrey Johnson and Kerly Suffren. The exhibit features works by two men from two very different generations. Geoffrey is in his 60’s grew up influenced by “Jim Crow” laws and the Civil Rights Movement; while Kerly in his thirties sites the influence of Hip-Hop culture as a major factor in shaping his sense of identity and politics.

Friday, November 18, 7-10 p.m.: “The Ways and Means of Making Art: Black Men Speak Out” is a panel discussion of the various artistic disciplines and approaches to creating art that engages the general public or a specific community. Panelists include: Radcliff Bailey, Kevin Sipp, Ed Spriggs and Tina Dunkley.

Saturday, November 19, 7-10 p.m.: “Black Male Attitudes from the Civil Rights Movement to Hip-Hop” is an intergenerational interactive performance panel featuring Fahamu Pecou, MONDU, Edward Garnes, Jon Goode, Jim Alexander, and Mausiki Scales.

AFSC Atlanta Regional Office
Georgia Peace Center
60 Walton Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

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