Griff Davis and Langston Hughes, Letters and Photographs 1947-1967: A Global Friendship

Presented by Florida Museum of Photographic Arts at Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa FL

Jan 17 2020
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Apr 19 2020
Griff Davis and Langston Hughes, Letters and Photographs 1947-1967: A Global Friendship

This exhibition, produced by Dorothy Davis of Griffith J. Davis Photographs and Archives and curated by FMoPA, brings to the public a selection from the archives of 62 never-before-seen photographs of Langston Hughes.

The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts will exhibit Griff Davis and Langston Hughes, Letters and Photographs 1947 – 1967: A Global Friendship, from January 17 – April 19, 2020. This exhibition material reflects the decades-long friendship between the photographer, journalist and Senior Foreign Service Officer Griffith J. Davis and the renowned poet Langston Hughes. The extraordinary photographs are complemented by an exchange of letters reflecting decades of personal correspondence between Mr. Hughes and Mr. Davis.

ADMISSION INFO

Members: Free

Adults: 10$

Students, Seniors, Military: 8$

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 22, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Feb 23, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Feb 24, 2020 at 11:00 am (Mon)
  • Feb 25, 2020 at 11:00 am (Tue)
  • Feb 26, 2020 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Feb 27, 2020 at 11:00 am (Thu)
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  • Feb 29, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Mar 1, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sun)
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  • Mar 15, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Mar 16, 2020 at 11:00 am (Mon)
  • Mar 17, 2020 at 11:00 am (Tue)
  • Mar 18, 2020 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Mar 19, 2020 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Mar 20, 2020 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Mar 21, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Mar 22, 2020 at 11:00 am (Sun)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

VIDEOS

  • Griffith J. Davis

LOCATION

Florida Museum of Photographic Arts

400 N. Ashley Drive, Cube 200, Tampa, FL 33602

PARKING INFO

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