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HeartLinks Impacts Houston’s Heart Health and More!

colitis1The Health and Human Services of the Western Area of The Links, Incorporated recently hosted an awareness reception honoring their HeartLinks to Heart Health Program.

EPMA exhibit celebrates lives, art of Black Americans

Harriet KelleyThe Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African-American Art: Works on Paper is on display at the Woody and Gayle Hunt Family Gallery on the second floor of the museum through Apr. 16. It features selections from the private collection of San Antonio-based collectors Harmon and Harriet Kelley.

A Pioneering African-American Art Force Changes Houston and Museums Everywhere: Why Isn’t She Better Known?

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Alvia Wardlaw, a Wellesley grad and UT’s first African American PhD in art history, launched Gee’s Bend Quilters, spent 40 years at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and is director of the University Museum at TSU.

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