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    "Juneteenth" at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    June 17, 2015 from 6-9:45pm

    Posted Saturday June 06 2015 at 5:40 pm.
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    The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston invites you to "Juneteenth".  Juneteenth is the oldest known tradition, commemorating the historical significance of June 19th, which was the ending of slavery in 1865.

    Juneteenth is a cultural celebration, at the Museum, that highlights creativity and community in a number of ways, which include showcasing the work of visual, fashion, dance, performance, and musical artists.  Also, those who attend can engage in the tour and talk in the Museum galleries and meet up with the Future Boston Alliance to recognize the grassroots commemoration Juneteenth.

    Activities taking place include:

  • Performance Art from Siphon and Obehi Janice
  • Community Mural Making
  • Visual Artist: Anthony Young
  • Fashion
  • Spotlight Talks: "Gordon Parks: Back to Fort Scott"
  • Highlight Tours: African American Artists
  • Meet-Up
  • Roxbury International Film Festival, Film: An American Ascent
  • Wednesday, June 17, 2015 from 6-9:45pm
    Visit the MFA website for more details.

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