The Shelnutt Gallery in the Rensselaer Union, along with the Black Students Alliance, is celebrating Black History Month with an exhibition titled “Roots & Rhythms 2014.” The exhibit will be up February 20 through April 10. An opening reception will be held Thursday, Feb. 20, from 5 to 8 p.m. A performance by Professor Ade Knowles and his “Roots of Africa” music ensemble will be held 6 to 7 p.m.
The following artists will exhibit their artwork: Kwame Marcus Anderson, Gregory Coates, Francelise Dawkins, Lamerol Gatewood, Femi J. Johnson, Christina Malisoff, Marlene Marshall, Reginald Madison, Antonio & Christian Montalvo, George Simmons, Sergio Gonzalez Tornero, Stephen J. Tyson, Ron Walton, and Frank Wimberley.
The Shelnutt Gallery is located on the third floor of the Rensselaer Union. For information, contact Mary Udell, curator, at 851-7044 or firstname.lastname@example.org.