Kevin O'Keith

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A little piece of Harlem in Atlanta

 Atlanta-based artists Kevin Okeith (left) and Charly Palmer will show their work at the Harlem Fine Arts Show being held in Atlanta from Thursday to Sunday. When Dion Clarke decided to create an annual fine arts show dedicated to works reflective of the African diaspora, there was only one place he ever considered for its home base. "We thought the appropriate venue for it was where the Harlem Renaissance took place," Clarke said. The impact of that influx of influential and soon-to-be-famous African-American writers, painters and entertainers to New York City's Harlem neighborhood, beginning in the 1920s, continues to resonate today. "It was a golden age of fine art and culture.