As a way of celebrating Black History Month, the Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory in Manassas is hosting an exhibit highlighting African-American artists.
The exhibit, called “Ayeye: A Retrospective of Black History Month”, will run from January 30 to March 2, according to a release.
The Center for the Arts is located at 9419 Battle Street.
“The term ayeye means “celebration” or “ceremony” in Yoruba,” according to a release.
Prince William Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta (PWCAC DST) will be hosting a Black History Month reception on-site on February 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., which is open to the public.
“This eclectic and collaborative exhibition includes photography, painting, and mixed media with subject matter ranging from studies of African culture and history to nature and travel photography,” stated a release.
There will be live music, refreshments, and prizes at the event.