Celebrate African-Canadian heritage through a captivating collection of 50 works of art created by 25 artists inspired by cultures from around the world.
As a collective response to Beyond to Rhythm, a poem written by guest curator Joan Butterfield, the juried exhibition serves as a celebration of survival and accomplishments, as depicted by a talented array of African-Canadian artists.
Launched as part of Scotiabank Caribana 2009, North America’s largest outdoor event celebrating Caribbean and African-Canadian heritage, the exhibition is produced by the Association of African Canadian Artists and curated by renowned African-Canadian artist and activist Joan Butterfield.
The travelling art exhibit features a final selection of works by the following artists:
Beyond the Rhythm Artists: Donna Guerra Joy Andre Donnet Maria Philemon Campbell Anna-Maria Dickinson Ken Daley Kathy Moscou Kwame Delfish Jason O’Brien Sonia Farquharson Izzy Ohiro Dion Fitzgerald Ingrid Pascal Nicole Peña Wayne Hanson Cheryl Rock Reginald Harmon Asha Aditi Ruparelia Angela Haynes Stephen Taylor Deniece James David Vasquez Charmaine Lurch Leslie Williams Janet Manning