What is Africa to Me?

Black History Museum Exhibition
April 17 – June 20, 2009

Virginia Friends of Mali and the Black History Museum & Cultural Center of Virginia proudly presented this wonderful exhibition exploring Malian culture and the links between Mali and Virginia. The exhibition included a market installed by VFoM member, Haoua Cheick Seip.

The opening night reception and program April 17 featured a performance by the eminent Malian griot and musician Cheick Hamala Diabaté. Cheick also performed the following day during the Discovery Day education program. View photos and hear MP3’s of Cheick’s performance in our Photo Gallery and Media pages.

The Black History Museum is located at 00 Clay Street, Richmond, VA, 23219. Phone: (804) 780-9093.