a VBB living room art production
Homes and Histories Part II
Photo: Burnell McCray
2:00 - 4:00 pm, Sunday, May 19, 2013
Rutherford B. H. Yates Museum, 1314 Andrews St, Houston, TX 77019
Artists include: Yunuen Perez Vertti , Angela Martinez; featuring talks by Freedmen's Town resident Gordon Anderson, historian Kairn Klieman,and Yates' Museum board member Catherine Roberts; music by drummers from Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academywith Christina Gerard
Homes and Histories Part II showcases a documentary by Yunuen Perez Vertti featuring issues explored in our fall 2012 Homes and Histories production. Additionally, VBB the show will feature new interactive websites created by Angela Martinez. Artists whose work in Fall 2012 explored issues in Houston's Freedmen's Town and Pakistan's Baloch/Sheedi communities include: Akbar Baloch, Paul Hester, Jibran Jawaid, Autumn Knight, Babette Niemel, Robert Pruitt, Sehba Sarwar, Kaneem Smith, KoumanKele African Dance & Drum Ensemble & student drummers and poets from Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy.
This event is cosponsored by KPFT Pacifica Radio 90.1 FM, Houston Institute for Culture and Rutherford B. H. Yates Museum.