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The Gathering

Located at The House of Art 108 E. 4th Street, by artist Angela Davis Johnson and Chris James.

The Gathering was a community project led by artist Angela Davis Johnson and Chris James.
It was the first new mural in Argenta in many years and has a focus on dreams, hopes and possibilities for all.

Project Gallery

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Paint Cans

Meet the Artist

Angela Johnson

Angela Davis Johnson creates paintings, public art installations, and ritual performances to examine the technologies of black people, in particular black women/femme. Davis Johnson incorporates body movement and sound alongside her vibrant narrative paintings which consist of portraits created with paint, scrap paper, found objects, and fabric.

Co-creator of the Hollerin Space, an ongoing experimental healing installation, Davis Johnson has performed and shown work nationally. She has exhibited works at Mississippi Museum of Art, Elevate ATL, Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, Auburn Avenue Research Library. Davis Johnson was selected as an Alternate Roots Visual Arts Scholar in 2015 for her art and advocacy. She has been nominated for Joan Mitchell Foundation Emerging Artist Fellowship and Painters/Sculpture grant.

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