2005 John and Fannie Saeger Lecture
FAITH RINGGOLD: "MORE THAN 30 YEARS"
SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2005 . 2:00 P.M.
In this survey of her career, preeminent contemporary artist Faith Ringgold
begins in the early 1960s with political imagery and firsthand accounts
about the civil rights movement in her "American People Series." Her
inspiring, often humorous, and always very human stories will illustrate her
life's work as an artist, activist, author, teacher, and parent through the
evolution of an awesome body of work that embodies more than 100 paintings.
Images from the Women on a Bridge Series (1988), The French Collection
(1991), The American Collection (1997), and the Coming to Jones Road
Series(2000) will be included.
Ringgold's presentation will immediately be followed by a book signing at
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