The Community Folk Art Center Presents “Straddling Oceans” by Vanessa Johnson

The Community Folk Art Center ‘s current exhibition, “Straddling Oceans” is a retrospective of artwork by multifaceted artist, Vanessa Johnson (@brownsugarbutterfly) The exhibition will take you on a visual journey through the African Diaspora.

“I tell traditional tales from Africa, from African-American culture, and from the African Diaspora. My tales of Social Justice include the Voices of the Enslaved and of Abolitionists who fought against slavery in the United States.”

– Vanessa Johnson

Come learn more at Johnson’s artist talk on April 28, 2023 beginning @7pm with reception to follow.

Admission is free RSVP

Exhibition on view: March 20th – May26th