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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Exhibition At The FAMU Meek Eaton Black Archives

Sep 01, 2016 - Oct 31, 2016

A Retrospective Of The First Positive Black Animation Characters To Appear In Television History

Exhibition Results


People Saw This Exhibition


  • Very popular exhibition
  • Performed very well
  • “Provided balance to Jim Crow artifacts by showing positive evolution of Black aesthetic”



  • Students – 20%
  • Faculty – 10%
  • General Public – 70%

Exhibition Recap

Tallahassee Media Coverage 

You can read the press release from the Black Achives here:

Museum Partner

We would like to thank the FAMU Meek Eaton Black Archive in Tallahassee, FL. for hosting our Funky Turns 40 exhibition!

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  • Date: Sep 01, 2016 - Oct 31, 2016
  • Location:FAMU Meek Eaton Black Archives
  • Curators:Loreen Williamson