Monroe Dispatch - No Struggle, No Progress

5 Points "This Is America" Exhibition

 

October 29, 2020

Photo Contemporary Mixed-Media Artist Vitus Shell

Hailing from Monroe LA, contemporary mixed-media artist, Vitus Shell, returns one year later to Wisconsin to take us on a great migration back to the "dirty dirty" with his solo exhibition Birds Fly South, opening Friday, November 6, 2020 at 5 Points Art Gallery & Studios. In nature, birds inherently fly south to survive. But the saying "Birds Fly South" has a certain meaning in the streets. In the past decade, black Americans have been moving back to the South in droves. This reversemigration symbolizes a return home and an attempt to reconcile the past, present and future for the blac...



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