During CIA’s Creative Continuum, Historian Mark Bassett, CIA Liberal Arts Scholar-in-Residence, will share his research on some of CIA’s most noted African-American alumni. Learn about the trail-blazing portrait artist and interior decorator Charles Sallée and nationally known painter Hughie Lee-Smith (both class of 1938), and the legacy these pioneers left to recent graduates.
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A Rich Tapestry: CIA’s Diverse African-American Alumni
Tue Feb 28, 7:30pm
Cleveland Institute of Art
Ohio Bell Auditorium
11141 East Boulevard
Free and open to the public.