950 Forrest Street
The Photography of Jim Alexander
FREE Artist’s Reception & Book Signing
Sunday, January 26, 2020, 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Meet the award winning photographer who has spent over fifty years refining what he calls the art of documentary photography. A photojournalist, teacher, activist, media consultant and entrepreneur, Alexander has amassed an impressive collection of images of Black culture and human rights photographs. He received a 2017 Jus’ Blues Music Foundation Humanitarian Award, for his 50 years of documenting Black music. He is a 2006 inductee into The HistoryMakers, and in 1995 when the city of Atlanta’s Office of Cultural Affairs began its annual “Master Artist” program, Jim Alexander was the first artist chosen “for his contribution to Atlanta and the world.”