Early WWI black soldiers who brought jazz to Paris. Jimmy Europe, the 815th Pioneer Infantry, the 15th New York Infantry, others such as the 808th Pioneer Infantry and Oliver Mead circa 1918. Not well understood. Often found comfort in empty cafes from which to look and wonder.
Paris-based painter Ealy Mays present Paris stories and narratives in art, with cultural and socio-political images of current and historical life in the city of lights