Special pop-up art exhibit held to honor Black History Month

The Art that Touches Your Heart exhibition celebrates black artists from all over the country,...
The Art that Touches Your Heart exhibition celebrates black artists from all over the country, including here in Wichita. The exhibition runs through Feb. 25, 2022 at CityArts.(Angela Smith/KWCH)
Published: Feb. 5, 2022 at 8:23 PM CST
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - The 11th annual Art That Touches Your Heart (ATTYH) exhibit returns to CityArts, 334 N. Mead, through Feb. 25.

The exhibit features work by 19 Black artists from all over the country, including Wichita, Dallas, Kansas City and Memphis. Its purpose is to convey a wide range of personal expressions about the contemporary African American experience.

The 11th annual Art That Touches Your Heart (ATTYH) exhibit returns to CityArts, 334 N. Mead, through Feb. 25.

“It’s gorgeous, and it’s also thought-provoking. There’s a lot that is, you know, from the black culture that is done specifically to show some of the struggles-but for the most part, it is just beautiful,” said art patron, Anita Jones.

The exhibit is in partnership with the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Beta Kappa Omega Chapter. You can view all artwork and shop online at the Wichita.gov website.

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