We are pleased to feature
Southeast Seattle Author and Artist
Roosevelt Lewis
at the Columbia City Gallery

Roosevelt Lewis was one of the founders of the Southeast Seattle Art Council and an active community member for the betterment of Southeast Seattle. He has lived in Seattle for 46 years. Many of his stories and inspiration for his artwork come from his childhood on the Cane River in Central Louisiana. His work is exhibited in the Guest Gallery through February 21.

Lewis will read from his recently published book, "Taught by Life: Art and Stories" at the Columbia City Gallery Literary Series, on Sunday, January 17, 5-7pm.

"Taught by Life, Art and Stories by Roosevelt Lewis book launch at the Northwest African American Museum Seattle, WA, July 2015"

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2010 Seattle City Hall Exhibit - Roosevelt Lewis, Artist

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