Praising the Past
Oct 05 – Oct 18, 2023
- LeBron James
Athlete and Philanthropist (1984 - ) United States
"The selected center image represents his character and strength. The blue sky with beautiful white clouds is intended to give you the impression that he is looking over the world." says artist Greg Scott. The image hangs at the Juffureh Slavery Museum in The Gambia and online.
Sep 21 – Oct 04, 2023
- Queen Nanny
Liberator and National Heroe (circa 1685 — circa 1750) Jamaica
As a result of Queen Nanny led victories against the British, two peace treaties were signed in 1738/39 granting the Maroons territorial sovereignty in their remote mountainous strongholds, including what is now the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park. Queen Nanny is the only female among Jamaica’s seven national heroes.