Holly-Kai Hurd, Joy and Pain
Artwork by Holly-Kai Hurd

Joy and Pain: A Mo(ve)ment


Curated by Holly-Kai Hurd and Suzi Q. Smith

Exhibition Dates: August 29 – October 31

Location: Art Students League of Denver, 200 Grant St.

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 29 | 4–6PM Featuring performances  by Suzi Q. Smith and Jeff Campbell 5PM

Featured Artists:

Holly-Kai Hurd

Suzi Q. Smith

Jannah Farooque

Jeff Campbell

Join us for a conversation of words, visual art, and performance to illustrate the Black experience and current climate in 8 parts: personal, emotional, spiritual, historical, political, familial, artistic, and cultural. In order to effectively examine where we are today and how to move forward, one must have the backstory.

Live performances from the exhibit opening: