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Memphis artist hopes new venue will ‘shed light’ on city’s art scene

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 20, 2022 6:41 AM CT | Published: September 20, 2022 4:00 AM CT

Hulsey Britt and Frankey Anderson approached Kenneth Wayne Alexander with a proposition: to curate a combined art space, restaurant, and entertainment venue dedicated to Black culture and Black excellence.

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Joshua Carlucci

Joshua Carlucci

Joshua is an intern at The Daily Memphian. Originally from California, he is a former high school teacher and chef. He is also an MFA candidate in the Creative Writing program at the University of Memphis.


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