Visual Arts

Historical Florida Highwaymen’ work at Nina Johnson Gallery

Fri Sep 6, 2019 - Sat Sep 28, 2019

Nina Johnson exhibits historic paintings by the Florida Highwaymen. The Florida Highwaymen were an informal collective of African American artists who painted and sold idyllic landscapes to tourists traveling along the A1A and US1 starting in the 1950s. Defined by the celestial illumination of the Hudson River School, myths of manifest destiny and the open road, and the rise of the middle … +