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Benny Andrews exhibit opens at MCAAM - Morgan County Citizen
By Sarah Wibell staff writer An exhibition of work by the Madison native artist, illustrator, and activist Benny Andrews will be on display at the Morgan County African-American Museum Saturday, February 16-23. Andrews was born November 13, 1930, and grew up with nine siblings in Plainview, an African-American community of Madison, Georgia, in the segregated south. His father, George, was a folk artist and his mother, Viola, a minister. After serving in the Korean War, Andrews used the GI Bill to attend the School of the Art Institute of Chicago ... Read More