An Evening with Ed Dwight
(Detroit, MI October 18, 2011): The Detroit River Project will hold a reception and exhibition for Ed Dwight, the creator of the Underground Railroad Freedom Monument at Hart Plaza in and his featured work at the Virgil Carr in Harmonie Park (Paradise Valley). This event will end the UGRR Conference a fantastic conference on the historical significance of the Underground Railroad Freedom Monument and the thousands of ancestors who traveled north for freedom and opportunities.
UDMercy and The Detroit River Project are the hosting partners for the reception. Ed Dwight the sculptor of the Intl UGRR Menorials was just honored by the US Senate resolution put forth by Senator Levin, Congressman Conyers,& Clarke.... Please join us for this incredible artist, sculptor and historian.
When: Friday, October 21, 2011
Where: Virgil Carr Center for the Arts
For additional information please call Kimberly Simmons at (313)651-5367 http://www.eddwight.com/about_eddwight/eddwight_today.htm
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Thursday, October 20, 2011
Event: Underground Railroad Freedom Monument and the Detroit River Project October 21st
Posted by Sylvia Hubbard at 10:18 AM