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African-Festival 08, Phoenix AZ

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African-Festival 08 Phoenix AZ

We went last year and had a great time. For more information call.

623-247-4869 or 623-215-2507

Title: African-Festival O8
Location: Arisona State University West Campus
Description: Celebrate African Music, Dance and Food.
Start Time: 10:00
Date: 2008-10-18
End Time: 18:00

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Written by Bob Martin

June 5, 2008 at 2:17 pm

Dr. Eugene Grigsby Jr. Scottsdale Art Walk

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Dr. Eugene Grigsby Jr. at the Heddenart Gallery, opening reception. November 1st 2007

Celebrating his 89th Birthday with 89 Paintings.

Dr. Grigsby has organized exhibitions of African art for the Heard Museum, authored a text, Art and Ethics: Background for Teaching in a Pluralistic Society, and founded the Consortium of Black Organizations and Others for the Arts (COBA).Dr. Grigsby

Sebastiao Pereira and SherrieHe holds degrees, including a Ph.D., in art, art history and art education from Morehouse College, Ohio State University and New York University. He came to Phoenix following World War II to teach art at Carver High School, and in 1954 he moved to Phoenix Union High School. He joined the faculty at Arizona State University in 1966 where he retired in 1988. Grigsby also served as a Trustee of Phoenix Art Museum.

Written by Bob Martin

November 2, 2007 at 9:28 am