Thu, Feb 15|
Cape Cod Museum of Art
Journeys in the Light: Untold Stories of Cape Cod
Commemorating Black History Month, Cape Cod Museum of Art (CCMoA) is excited to present the documentary Journeys in the Light, Untold Stories of Cape Cod, which celebrates the diverse population that has resided on the Cape since long before the arrival of the Mayflower.
Time & Location
Feb 15, 2018, 6:00 PM
Cape Cod Museum of Art, 60 Hope Ln, Dennis, MA 02638, USA
FEB 15, 6 - 8 pm Commemorating Black History Month, Cape Cod Museum of Art (CCMoA) is excited to present the
documentary Journeys in the Light, Untold Stories of Cape Cod, which celebrates the diverse population that has enriched our culture.
The film was produced by ArtistsAndMusicians.org and John L. Reed, Executive Director of Zion Union
Heritage Museum (ZUHM) and features the Museum’s resident artists, Pamela Chatterton-Purdy, Carl
Lopes and Robin J. Miller. It also includes the work of Michael Alfano, Vasco Pires, Elizabeth Mumford,
Joe Diggs, and Sean Cassidy. The film also draws on the music of outstanding regional musicians
including Walter Beasley, Ensemble Passacaglia, Steffani Bennett, and Jerry Portnoy.
Following the film, the filmmaker and artists will talk about their work and the history and traditions
that inspire it. CCMoA is also exhibiting work by Chatterton-Purdy, Carl Lopes and Robin J. Miller during
the month of February.
The film is based in part on the historical notes of Dolores DaLuz and made possible through the
generosity of the Lyndon Paul Larusso Foundation.
More about Resident Artists of Zion Union Heritage Museum:
-Pamela Chatterton-Purdy, whose art and historical exhibition Icons of the Civil Rights
Movement, Past and Present portrays heroes in the historic struggle that culminated in the 1950s
and ‘60s and continues to this day.
-Former Barnstable High School Art Director Carl Lopes, who creates stunning paintings
that are thoroughly contemporary in feel, while reflecting centuries of influential African
tradition and design.
-Robin Joyce Miller—an award-winning educator and artist who focuses on African
American Heritage themes in her mixed media collage quilts and in her poetry.
CCMoA and ZUHM Members$10.00