Celebrating Ernie Barnes: A Homecoming
The "Celebrating Ernie Barnes: A Homecoming" presentation will allow visitors to immerse themselves in NCCU alumnus Ernie Barnes’ rich artistic and personal journey through a carefully curated selection of his significant works, many of which have never been showcased before.
To offer a well-rounded perspective on Barnes' multidimensional life, the exhibition will also feature personal memorabilia from his illustrious careers both in the realm of professional football and in the visual arts. This profound retrospective promises not only a visual delight but also an intimate glimpse into the life and times of a remarkable individual who has left an indelible mark in the fields he chose to venture into.
Whether a student, an art enthusiast or a history buff, this exhibition promises something for everyone. It is not just an exhibition; it is an experience, a testament to a life well-lived, and a rich legacy left behind.
Museum hours are Sunday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., and Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.