Friday, July 11, 2014
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African American Museum

MUSEUM
African American Museum
Nearby Venues
  • Azalea Restaurant
  • Kabul Restaurant
  • Chloe
  • Metropolitan Bakery
  • Lore's Espresso & Cappuccino Bar
  • La Cigale
  • The Continental Restaurant and Martini Bar
  • El Azteca
  • Ariana Afghan Restaurant
  • Kisso Sushi Bar
701 Arch St. Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-574-0380
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      More Places of Our Own by Syd Carpenter
    • Friday, July 11, 2014
    • Philadelphia aritst Syd Carpenter's sculptures, inspired by her recent trips to Georgia and South Carolina, explore the architecture of African American farms and gardens. These new steel and clay sculptures expand upon Carpenter’s commemoration of the pivotal role black farmers and gardeners played in maintaining stabilizing and sustaining the African American community throughout the deadly and debilitating era of Jim Crow.
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      Syd Carpenter: More Places of Our Own
    • Friday, July 11, 2014
    • In "More Places of Our Own," Philadelphia artist Syd Carpenter offers a sculptural exploration of African American farms and gardens that was inspired by her travels through Georgia and South Carolina.