December 5, 2018

It was an honor to share the #1960Now series with the students at Dekalb Academy of Tech & Env Elementary & Middle Charter School in Atlanta Georgia.  

The students learn how I started in photography shooting Hip Hop Culture in the 90s.  

November 13, 2018

Heading to the University of Californa, Irvine this week for #1960Nowthebook signing and conversation with Professor Bridget Cooks Cumbo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Art History.

Cumbo will take you through the early series of my work, Gold Rush, Suburbia,...

October 25, 2018

Thursday, October 25th, at Clark Atlanta University Art Museum  I will speak upon how I became an artist and why the #1960Now series is so important at this critical time in our country.  The artist talk and exhibition, 'Radical Len'  is in collaboration with #ForFreed...

October 20, 2018

FRIDAY, October 19th the opening reception of the exhibition,  'SouthBound: Photographs of and about the South' at The Hasley Institute of Contemporary Art in Charleston, SC.

A selection of the #1960Now series is amongst fifty-six photographers' visions of the South ove...

October 14, 2018

#1960Nowthebook signing in the home of the Civil Rights Movement at Arnika Dawkins Gallery at Elevate a public Art Festival sponsored by the City of Atlanta, Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs and in collaboration with ForFreedom, 50 State Initiative.  

October 9, 2018

#1960Nowthebook tour kicks off in the home of the Civil Rights Movement at Elevate a public Art Festival sponsored by the City of Atlanta, Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs.  Also in collboration with ForFreedom, 50 State initiative.

#1960Now billboard is featured acro...

October 4, 2018

#1960Now is featured in the exhibition CIT.I.ZEN.SHIP: REFLECTIONS ON RIGHTS.  

The Department of Photography & Imaging at NYU Tisch School of the Arts in collaboration with ForFreedom, 50 State Initiative presents CIT.I.ZEN.SHIP: REFLECTIONS ON RIGHTS, an exhibition fe...

September 19, 2018

Clark Atlanta University Art Museum presents, 'Radical Lens.'  Radical Lens is a selection of the  #1960Now series in partnership with #ForFreedom, 50 State Initiative.

 The exhibiton  includes a short film,  'Art  + Intersections'  of Sheila travels from Atlanta,...

September 11, 2018

In conversation with Congressman John Lewis, and  photographer Danny Lyons, known for his civil right photos who served as a staff photographer for the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Commitee in the 60s (SNCC).  

We viewed the work of Danny Lyons and #1960Now whi...

August 29, 2018

Join Sheila Pree Bright in a community engagement conversation about art.

The questions:  Can art  be a form of activism to create awareness and bring shared communities together to critically look at ongoing social and political struggles?  Is it the artist’s responsib...

July 29, 2018

It’s an honor and a pleasure to know that the Atlanta Public Schools will restore and preserve the Young Americans murals in the re-opening of the David T Howard School. The school is located in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood in Atlanta Georgia.

David T. Howard, donat...

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