Reclaim 37 Part II: The Exhibition

Sunday, April 7, 2019 @ 2:00pm
Johnson C. Smith University
Presented by Levine Museum of the New South

The Reclaim 37 exhibit will open on April 7, 2019, at the James B. Duke Memorial Library at Johnson C. Smith University. The Reclaim 37 exhibit chronicle the past and present-day narratives of historic black spaces along the Beatties Ford Road Corridor/Biddleville which is located on the westside of Charlotte, North Carolina. Using the lens of Afrofuturism, Reclaim 37 exhibit takes the concept of the everyday Beatties Ford Road Corridor/Biddleville experiences and recreate them to provide tangible access to this community’s history through reshaping the lens of today and projecting a strong future. The Reclaim 37 exhibit will create a learning experience using art, sound, and visual to share the history of Charlotte, NC’s only survived post-bellum, streetcar black community, Biddleville. Biddleville is just minutes from uptown Charlotte, North Carolina, which is one of the fastest growing cities across the nation.

The opening programming will feature music, tours, light refreshments, meet and greet with the creative team and much more from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm. For more details contact Monika Rhue, Project Director at mrhue@jcsu.edu This is program is funded by the generous support from ASC Culture Blocks and Johnson C. Smith University. Project partner includes the Levine Museum of the New South.

Please mark your calendar for these upcoming discussion series around Reclaim 37 exhibit

Sunday, March 3, 2019, at the Beatties Ford Road Library, from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Sunday, May 5, 2019, at the Levine Museum of the New South, from 2:00 pm-4:00 pm


Schedule & Tickets

Free

Sunday, April 7, 2019 @ 2:00pm · add to calendar 2019-04-07 14:00:00 2019-04-07 17:00:00 America/New_York Reclaim 37 Part II: The Exhibition https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/423697/reclaim-37-part-ii-the-exhibition Johnson C. Smith University, 100 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, NC, 28216

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