Exhibition Opening- AfroDixia: A Righteous Confiscation

Wed May 12 2021 at 01:00 pm to 05:00 pm

701 Center for Contemporary Art | Columbia

Publisher/Host701 Center for Contemporary Art
701 CCA new artist in residence John Sims is an interdisciplinary conceptual artist who creates multimedia projects spanning the areas of mathematics, art, text, performance and political-media activism. Sims will have a solo exhibition at 701 CCA May 6 - June 25, 2021

Detroit native and Sarasota, FL, resident Sims addresses the connection between Blackness and the complex history of the American South. In particular, his work is a response to the controversies around the Confederate flag and to the active movement questioning the very nature of sacred symbols, visual terrorism and identity politics shaped by symbols.
Gallery hours
Wednesday-Thursday, 1-5pm, by appointment.
Friday-Sunday, 1-5pm, open to the public.
This event is free. Social distancing observed.
Mask required.

Event Venue & Nearby Stays

701 Center for Contemporary Art, 701 Whaley Street, 2nd Floor, Columbia, United States

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