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BlkArthouse Presents

The Essence of a Black Woman

Image by Artist, Timi Light

Who Are We

The "Essence of a Black Woman" intends to present the rich complexity of the Black female narrative and experience through the original artwork of 10 Black artists from around the country, each that spoke to a varying perspectives and portrayals of Black women. Put together, the exhibition allows viewers to intimately learn and reflect upon varying perspectives of Black femininity in America.

Borrow These EyesFree Huey
00:00 / 03:14

Featured Artists

Kendahl Bell | Greta Chapin-McGill | Valencia Washington | K.E. Griffin | Danielle Scott | Niki Dionne Rockwell | Amuri Morris | Savior Allen-Knight | Simone Agoussoye | Timi Light 


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The Essence of a Black Woman exhibition takes place at the Motor House (photo to the right), a creative hub in the heart of Baltimore, Maryland. One of Baltimore’s most sustainable art and performance spaces supporting the artist community. 


Photos by: Shedrick Pelt, Sdotpdotmedia