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Dream of a Black Planet -- Artist Talk with Shori Sims

Presented by Office of Public Art at The Backyard, Pittsburgh PA

Jul 15 2022
Dream of a Black Planet -- Artist Talk with Shori Sims

The Pittsburgh Creative Corps invites you to join artist Shori Sims for an opening reception for their newest exhibition, Dream of a Black Planet.

During the reception, Sims will talk about the new works in Dream of a Black Planet, followed by a Q & A. Following the artist talk, attendees are invited to explore the exhibition. Refreshments will be provided.

Dream of a Black Planet
Shori Sims’ new paintings see Black people in a futuristic paradise of their own conception. Depicting Black bodies joined in joy, Sims — through highly symbolic paintings — posits what could happen if African-descended people came together now, in an act

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The Backyard

8th Street and Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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