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Film: Purvis of Overtown

at NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale FL

Sep 11 2014
Film: Purvis of Overtown

After a stint in Raiford State Prison for a breaking and entering charge, Purvis Young seemed destined to fail. Yet while in prison, taught himself to paint and became a highly acclaimed contemporary artist, now recognized nationally as an icon of Black culture and history.

ADMISSION INFO

Free with museum admission; Free for members, NSU Students and Faculty
RSVP to moareservations@moafl.org or (954) 262-0227

Contact: (954) 262-0227

LOCATION

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

One E Las Olas Blvd, at S Andrews Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL

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