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Art Crawl: Black History Month

February 17 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Watch live painting demonstrations from local Pittsburgh artists to celebrate Black History Month paint portraits of Black historical figures from Pittsburgh

The artists and figures they’ll portray include:

  • Morgan Overton – Teenie Harris
  • DS Kinsel – Mary Cardwell Dawson
  • Janel Young – Gwendolyn Elliott
  • Indira Cunningham – Billy Porter
  • Keah Adams (Art by Venus) – August Wilson
  • Trenita Finney – Billy Strayhorn
  • Kory Edmonson – Mayor Ed Gainey

Throughout the month, you can also explore the art of various Black artists in the Art Studio, including:

  • Ceramics of Bill Strickland
  • Monoprinting of Frank Bowling and Evangeline Montgomery
  • Fabric painting and quilting of Faith Ringgold


February 17
11:00 am - 4:00 pm