Myrtle Ave. businesses celebrate Black History Month through art

Eight storefront windows between Classon and Vanderbilt avenues are showcasing the African-American tradition of quilting. Each quilt tells a vibrant story about culture and heritage.

The installment will be up through the end of this month.

The installment will be up through the end of this month. (2/19/13)

BROOKLYN - Businesses on Myrtle Avenue are celebrating Black History Month through art.

Eight storefront windows between Classon and Vanderbilt avenues are showcasing the African-American tradition of quilting. Each quilt tells a vibrant story about culture and heritage.

The installment, called 'A Patchwork Story,' was organized by the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership. The installment will be up through the end of this month.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12's Dan Serafin visited Lincoln High School 1 Lincoln H.S. alumnus plays in Sweet 16 of NCAA Tourney
VIDEO: Brooklyn artist pays tribute to slain EMT 2 VIDEO: Brooklyn artist pays tribute to slain EMT
Dozens of people were arrested across the borough 3 Dozens arrested in 'Operation Hardball' drug takedown
Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., left, and Rep. Dave 4 White House, in gamble, demands make-or-break health vote
Long Island Boat Show being held at Grumman 5 LI's largest boat show this weekend in Bethpage

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE