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Fundraising Event: Animals in African Art

Posted by on 5th Dec 2018


Thursday, December 13, 2018
6:00pm - 8:30pm
31 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 601
White Plains, NY

Alliance Francaise appreciation evening, partnering with Dafco Art Gallery. Everyone is invited to save big! Part of proceeds will be donated to Alliance Francaise of Westchester.

Discover artworks from various Francophone countries, including Mali, Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire and Camaroon.

Music by:
SaLieu Suso, kora & vocal
Ebrima Jassey, balafon

Cocktails & Hors D'oeuvres will be served.

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