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EXHIBITION: Purvis Young

October 24 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 25, 2019

Purvis Young was a self-taught artist known for his expressive collages and paintings. Made on found objects, Front view of the Paul R. Jones Museum, 6th Street, Tuscaloosaincluding scrap metal, book pages, and discarded envelops, his richly colored depictions of trucks, figures, and coil-shaped abstractions described a fraught, yet inspired experience of living in the poverty stricken Overtown neighborhood of Miami. Read more about Purvis Young and the exhibition here.

Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://uagallery.as.ua.edu/

Venue

Paul R. Jones Museum
2308 Sixth Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 United States
Phone:
205-345-3038
Website:
https://paulrjones.museums.ua.edu/

Organizer

Daniel White