Did you know any of these facts?
1.All three Partners have degrees in engineering, but fine art was their calling.
2. Aaron F. Henderson is an artist at ZuCot Gallery and Onaje and Omari’s dad.
3. Aaron F. Henderson also has a degree in engineering.
4. Gallery Manager, Mariah Heilpern, has a degree in art history.
5. Charlotte Riley-Webb, is also an award wining children’s book illustrator.
6. Charly Palmer designed one of the posters for the 1996 Olympics here in Atlanta.
7. Jerry Lynn has a twin, named Terry Lynn – they have created art together and separately.
8. Julio Mejia likes to call himself an alchemist of color – if he feels the color is not right he will use chemicals to erode, or change the color, which brings out many more shades.
9. It takes 120 individual lights to light up the gallery and illuminate the fine art we hang.
10. We have helped to open the minds of over 3,000 children who come through ZuCot Gallery to learn more about art, culture, and creativity (and continue to do so).
11. We have helped 10 college students gain experience and college credits through our internship program.
12. We have worked with more than 10 large companies to help diversify their art plus help talk about diversity and art in their company meetings – both held at the gallery or their own offices.
13. We have had one proposal and three Weddings held at ZuCot Gallery.
14. There have been numerous events held at the gallery – from baby showers to record label music listenings.
15. We are the Largest African-American Gallery in the South East!