Shotgun Houses: America via Africa

Shotgun Houses: America via Africa

North Wing Corridor
Opening February 3, 2018 through April 29, 2018

A photo exhibit by Kenneth Thompson

Originating in West Africa, a shotgun house is an often overlooked staple in American architecture. Learn more about these fascinating structures and their significance in this nation's development.

All images captured in Kenneth's hometown of Bessemer, Alabama. 
Kenneth Thompson, Clark Atlanta University, c/o 1980


2024 Exhibit Sponsors
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts.