Opening Reception for Barbara Rose Johns Portrait by Robert Shetterly

j fergeson gallery and Robert Russa Moton Museum are proud to present a portrait of Barbara Rose Johns by Robert Shetterly.

j fergeson gallery will exhibit a portrait of Barbara Rose Johns, leader of the 1951 Moton Student Strike, during the month of October.  The portrait is the latest addition to the series “Americans Who Tell the Truth” ( a collection of portraits and quotes, with paintings by Robert Shetterly.

An opening reception will be held at the gallery on Wednesday, October 6 from 5 to 7 pm.  j fergeson gallery is located at 311 North Main Street in Farmville.

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