Harlem Fine Arts Show, ‘Harlem Renaissance to Jamaica Renaissance’

AmNews Staff Reports | 10/10/2019, 9:58 a.m.
The Harlem Fine Arts Show, “Harlem Renaissance to Jamaica Renaissance” celebrating art from the African diaspora, made a tour stop ...
Visual artist Otto Neals Yaw Mfoni photo

The Harlem Fine Arts Show, “Harlem Renaissance to Jamaica Renaissance” celebrating art from the African diaspora, made a tour stop in Jamaica, N.Y. The best in fine arts including handcrafts, paintings and photos, were on display and for sale. Special awards and honors were presented to Jamaica, N.Y. artist icons: Danny Simmons, Emmett Wiggleworth, Frank Frazier, Brent Bailer, Steven Kroon, Bill Jacobs, Fred “Bugsy” Buggs and The Bartlett Contemporaries. Local politicians U.S. Rep. Gregory Meeks and NY State Assemblywoman Alicia Hyndman were also in attendance.