The University of Houston-Downtown’s O’Kane Gallery hosted an opening reception for “Floyd Newsum: A Survey – 1970 to 2018.” The event celebrated the world-renown art of UH-D professor Floyd Newsum, showcasing over 35 of his works. UH-D’s Dr. Doveanna Fulton and Mark Cevenka gave opening remarks followed by Newsum sharing words about his art and his calling. Attendees at the overflowing exhibit which will run through March 29 included Felicia Harris, Crystal Guillory, Phillip Ellison, Liza Alonzo, Cynthia Russell, Debora Evans, Reyna Romero, Marvin Butler, Bonita Barnes, Alyssa Rebollar, Creshema Murray, Arva Howard, Stennis and Jeta Lenoir, Dune Patten and many more

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Aswad Walker

I'm originally from Cincinnati. I'm a husband and father to six children. I'm an associate pastor for the Shrine of Black Madonna (Houston). I am a lecturer (adjunct professor) in the University of Houston...

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