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A Conversation with Emmet Gowin with Lecture and Slides

July 22, 2015
A Conversation with Emmet Gowin with Lecture and Slides

“A Conversation with Emmet Gowin with Lecture and Slides” will take place Monday, July 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History. Gowin, who’s photography is exhibited in numerous museums worldwide, was recently inducted into the Danville Hall of Fame. Previously a professor at Princeton University, his presentation will be an eye-opening experience into how the artist sees the world through the lens. The handicapped accessible event is free and open to the public in the museum’s auditorium at 975 Main Street, Danville.


Stir the Soul: Civil Rights Songs that Moved a Nation

July 8, 2015
Stir the Soul:  Civil Rights Songs that Moved a Nation

Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History is hosting a special event on Saturday, July 25, 2015 called: Stir the Soul: Civil Rights Songs that Moved a Nation.  Fred Motley, a performing arts instructor and playwright, is organizing this event that will include Civil Rights demonstration songs performed by talented singers and with opportunities for audience participation. Quotes from local activists will be mixed in and well as opportunity for open dialogue. Two shows, one at 11:30 am and one at 1:30 pm, will be free and open to the public.