Morrison House Presents: Joanna Blake
The Story of the Freedmenís Cemetery Memorial Bas-Reliefs
Sculptor Joanna Blake will discuss her work which includes the two relief panels honoring those buried at the Alexandria's Contraband and Freedmenís Cemetery Memorial and an eight by ten foot bronze sculpture commemorating the two-hundredth anniversary of the Battle of Bladensburg in the War of 1812. Her design for the Virginia Womenís Monument in Richmond was selected as a semifinalist in a competition to commemorate the struggles and accomplishments of Virginiaís women throughout the stateís history.
Tuesday, March 4 from 6 to 8 p.m.
Morrison House Hotel, 116 South Alfred Street
March 4th, 2014