The exhibition, Greenwood’s Legacy: Shaping a City and a Nation, is a celebration of Greenwood’s victory in overcoming the decimation of the Massacre to rebuild and grow its vibrant neighborhood. The exhibit features 13 of Greenwood’s most influential citizens in mixed-media displays that explore how they shaped and were shaped by the experience of living in Greenwood. According to artist/ethnographer and Greenwood’s Legacy exhibit designer Dr. Wendi D. Wilkerson, “The goal of this exhibition is to inspire people by demonstrating the excellence, talent, determination, and community spirit that have defined Greenwood from its inception till today. By showcasing these pillars of the community in the context of their lives and work in Greenwood, we are recognizing Greenwood as a very special, very vital place in Tulsa and in history.”
Presented in partnership with Victory of Greenwood.