The University Heights CoLab is excited to be welcoming the United Melanin Society as they put on a visual showcase entitled “Bodies of Light” portraying the talent of Jimmy Rook Hawkins. Bodies of Light is a visual and dance showcase highlighting artists of color in Buffalo, NY. For this showcase they are proud to bring to light the works of dancer and visual artist, Jimmy Rook Hawkins.
In addition to his visual performance, works of photography will be on display for everyone to enjoy and see what makes this artist unique. A special guest will be in store as Jimmy’s mother, an accomplished dancer herself, will be joining Rook to perform, impart her wisdom, and soak up the youthful energy in the space so join them for fun, food, and a great display of a talent!
Who| United Melanin Society x Jimmy Rook Hawkins
What| Dance and Visual Performance
When| Saturday, February 27, 2016 | 6pm- 10pm
University Heights CoLab | 9 W. Northrup Place | Buffalo, NY 14214