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GSU professor’s art on display

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Leader photo by DEREK J. AMAYA Herbert Simmons, Grambling State University criminal justice assistant professor, stands in front of his work titled “I’m Back.” This collection along with several other of Simmons’ work is currently on display at the Dunbar Art Gallery on GSU’s campus.

After more than five years, one local Grambling State University criminal justice assistant professor decides it was time to start creating again.

Herbert Simmons’ artwork is currently on display until Thursday at the Dunbar Art Gallery on GSU’s campu.

“The Work of Dr. Herbert Simmons Jr. & Selections from the Simmons Collection of African American Art” includes Simmons’ work and collected pieces by prominent artist William Tolliver, Simmons said.

Simmons, from Jonesboro, volunteered to share his work after visiting a Black History Month art exhibit.

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