Harlem Welcomes the Art of Chief Nike Okundaye
Arts Horizons LeRoy Neiman Art Center and Harlem Needle Arts, are pleased to present the works of Chief Nike Okundaye: An Odyssey Through the Years
May 5 – June 17, 2017
Opening Reception: Friday, May 5, 6-8 pm
This solo exhibit showcases works by Chief Nike Okundaye, her transformation of indigenous Yoruba Adire textile symbols into works in acrylic, pen and ink on canvas. An Odyssey Through the Years amplifies one woman’s overarching goal to emancipate herself while giving a voice to the voiceless as she empowers families through their Nigerian roots.
The artist will be present for the opening reception.
Location: 2785 Frederick Douglass Blvd. @ 148th Street, New York, NY 10039
Gallery hours: Tuesday-Thursday 10am-8pm | Wednesday 12pm-6pm | Friday by Appointment Only Saturday 10am-4pm
Press Inquiries Contact:
Marline A. Martin | 212-862-2787 | Email: email@example.com | Website: http://neimancenter.org/
Michelle Bishop | 212-491-8581 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Website: https://harlemneedlearts.org/