(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ
Thursday, February 22, 7:00 PM
9:00 PM

MAM’s African American Cultural Committee will screen segments from In Search of the Light and The Art of the Journey–The Ben Jones Story. In Search of Light presents interviews with leading African American visual artists and explores the impact of international education, travel, and how expatriate lifestyle has influenced artist’s lives and careers. The Art of the Journey focuses on Ben Jones, artist and founding member of MAM's AACC and exemplifies how he brings awareness through his artistic expression to the plight of people throughout the world. Special film related guests will be available for a Q&A and reception following the MAM program.

 

+ BONUS SCREENING: In Search of the Light will be shown in its entirety at the Montclair Public Library on Saturday, February 24.

 

FREE

 

Educators earn 2 hours of PD credit.