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WALTER O. EVANS COLLECTION OF AFRICAN-AM

By: ANDREA D. BARNWELL

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS:

Seller ID: IM59810


The Walter O. Evans Foundation for Art and Literature was formed in 1997; however, the concept originated in the late 1970s when Evans began collecting African American art and literature for the initial purpose of educating his children with the kinds of art and materials not available in the nation's public institutions. The group's traveling exhibition consists of approximately 85 works of original African American art and has toured continuously since February 1991. ... View more info

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DANCING AT THE LOUVRE

By: FAITH (EDT RINGGOLD

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA PRES:

Seller ID: IM176022


"My process is designed to give us 'colored folk' and women a taste of the American dream straight up. Since the facts don't do that too often, I decided to make it up. . . . That is the real power and joy of being an artist. We can make it come true. Or look true."--Faith Ringgold, in a 1992 interview This catalog is the first book-length publication devoted to the exquisite story quilts of contemporary artist Faith Ringgold. Combining painted images, handwritten te... View more info