gordon parks

The seventh annual Richmond Jazz Festival ran from August 11th to the 14th, in venues around town and culminated at the lush 100-acre Maymont Park with a two-day outdoor fest.
How Gordon Parks made the camera his weapon, changing America forever.
"Gordon Parks: Collages by Peter Beard" honors the work of a Civil Rights era artist and an early environmental advocate.
"I saw that the camera could be a weapon against poverty, against racism, against all sorts of social wrongs. I knew at that point I had to have a camera."