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Exhibit preview: “Cypher: ReQuested” is stimulating, entertaining and thoughtful

For David Butler, the artist-in-residence at the King Arts Complex for the last six months, the goal has been to create a welcoming space that fosters opportunity for artists from all walks of life in the Near East Side institution’s Elijah Pierce Gallery. While this objective has been paramount to Butler, each of the exhibits he’s constructed, and the themes within, have also conveyed a nuanced examination of current issues affecting African-Americans, and served as a celebration of the culture.
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