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IMAGINE PUPPETS Exhibit in Fort Lauderdale

Presented by ArtServe at African-American Research Library and Cultural Center, Fort Lauderdale FL

Mar 05 - 30 2020
IMAGINE PUPPETS Exhibit in Fort Lauderdale

ArtServe, a non-profit that supports artists committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, is collaborating with The Miramar Cultural Trust to bring "Imagine Puppets," a national collection of handmade figures crafted entirely by contemporary African-American artists, to the African-American Research Library & Cultural Center, 2650 N.W. 6th Street in Fort Lauderdale. The exhibit is on display from March 4-30.

The puppets in "Imagine Puppets" represent the post-slavery-era evolution of

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In conjunction with the exhibit, there will be a free puppet making workshop at the African-American Research Library on Friday, March 20 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Open to all ages, the puppet making workshop is led by youth puppet workshop facilitator Anwar Floyd-Pruitt who opens every workshop with a brief performance and demonstration of how a puppet is made, starting with a fully constructed puppet and deconstructing for participants. 


The African-American Research Library & Cultural Center is open Monday and Wednesday, 12 to 8 p.m. and all other days, including Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, call 954-357-6282.

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African-American Research Library and Cultural Center

2650 Sistrunk Blvd,, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311