Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Bank of America and The Charles Wright Museum present The Hewitt Collection

Bank of America invites you to a special reception
celebrating the opening of the Hewitt Collection.

Wednesday, June 25, 2008
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
315 East Warren Avenue
Detroit, Michigan

Celebration and Vision: The Hewitt Collection of African America Art represents a coming together of a wide range of voices and expressions regarding African-American culture. John and Vivian Hewitt assembled this collection due to both an appreciation of the particular experiences they knew best and out of love of the visual. The fifty-five works of are in the exhibition include masterpieces of twentieth-century African American art, and stand as a testament to perseverance, commitment, passion and expression.

A strolling dinner, including beer & wine will be served.
Complimentary valet parking available.

RSVP to Kim Jantza at or (248) 822-5461

Painting: Romare Bearden, Jamming at the Savoy, ca. 1998.

Information courtesy of Charles Wright Museum/Bank of America.

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