Exhibitions & Events


Selections from the Petrucci Family Foundation Collection of African-American Art


January 27-March 14, 2020


Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 5-7 p.m.


Mequitta Ahuja, Emma Amos, Alix Ayme, Lavett Ballard, Camille Billops, Natalie Erin Brown, Barbara Bullock, Syd Carpenter, Elizabeth Catlett, Ify Chiejina, Allison Janae Hamilton, LaToya Hobbs, Margo Humphrey, Louise E. Jefferson, Martina Johnson-Allen, Thelma Johnson Streat, Artis Lane, Norma Morgan, Angela Pilgrim, Rose Piper, Mavis Pusey, Joyce Scott, Carrie Mae Weems, Beulah Woodard


Visual Narratives of Women of the African Diaspora

Visual Narratives of Women of the African Diaspora
February 10 - March 20, 2020 
Meet the Artist:
February 20: Artist Talk 1pm, Artist Reception 5 -7pm 

The Colored Girls Museum, Philadelphia, PA

The Colored Girls Museum is Back! 

Our Campaign In Search of The Colored Girl Begins Again

The Colored Girls Museum presents an updated installation by guest curator and visual artist, Lavett Ballard. Ballard was named one of 10 Black Emerging Female Artists to Watch by the prestigious website, Black Art In America in 2018. Other works featured in the spring exhibition include pieces by Kristine Mays, Beverly McCutcheon, Ellen Tiberino, Karina Puente, Rosiland Nzinga Nichols, Nile Livingston and Laura Cooper. The show will also feature photography donated by Montclair, N.J. based artist, Nastassia Davis.

TCGM will offer limited tours for groups of ten or more during this recess. Please email us

@ thecoloredgirlsmuseum@gmail.com, or call

(267) 630-4438, for more information.


General Admissions: $15

Students and Seniors with ID $10

Group Tours are available Tuesday through Saturday by appointment only for groups of ten or more. Please contact us through our website for more information.


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