Underground Railroad 2015: Life of a Freedom Seeker
"Underground Railroad 2015” showcases the work of Mark A. Priest, fine arts professor at the Hite Art Institute at UofL. The exhibit features four series of paintings and drawings focusing on historically significant people or places associated with slavery in America prior to the Civil War: Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Charles Nalle and the building of Joseph Stewart’s Canal. The exhibit is on display at the Schneider Hall galleries and the Cressman Center through Feb. 28. Watch video profile of the artist and exhibit here.