Art of the Cut: Celebrates Barbers, Art, and Health

Toledo, OHIO (13 Action News ) The Toledo Museum of Art’s GlasSalon will be turned into a community barbershop Feb. 17 with local Black barbers demonstrating their artistic abilities as they perform 16 haircuts in four rounds inspired by styles through the decades from 1950s to 2000s along with a final round inspired by works in the TMA collection.
“The Art of the Cut demonstrates the intersection between art and health. These predominantly African American barbershops are among the participants in ProMedica’s Barbershop Health and Wellness Program, which provides barbers education on prostate cancer and other screening as well as health educational materials for barbers to distribute to their clients.