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City of Las Vegas celebrates Black History Month with local artists

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Posted at 10:18 AM, Feb 11, 2021

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Eight local artists are showcasing their work inside Las Vegas' City Hall for their African American Heritage Exhibit.

The exhibit spotlights the triumphs and strides made within the Black community.

Jeanne Voltura, the city's visual arts specialist, says the exhibit is a reflection of Black history and the future of African Americans.

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"A good city is a city that promotes diversity," Voltura said.

She also says it's important that every culture takes the time to learn something new.

The exhibit will be on display until April 14.

However, the exhibit is not open to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions.