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‘Black is Beautiful’ photo exhibit captures UCLA’s black community

(Chelsea Zhang/Daily Bruin)

The “Black is Beautiful” exhibit in Kerckhoff Art Gallery featured portraits of black students taken by seven black photographers in an effort to showcase the beauty of the black community at UCLA, according to the event’s Facebook page. Graciela Barada, a third-year gender studies and African American studies student, helped put on the exhibit as a part of the ongoing CAC Art Series. The exhibit’s closing ceremony Thursday night featured food, music and an open mic.

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Andrew Warner is a Daily Bruin senior staff reporter. Warner was the editor of The Quad during the 2018-2019 school year and an assistant editor for the Music | Arts beat of Arts during the 2017-2018 school year. Before that, he was an Arts reporter during the 2016-2017 school year.

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