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Storytellers

March 26 @ 10:00 am - June 6 @ 4:00 pm

Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson

Storytellers: Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson is a two-artist exhibition featuring a mini survey of mixed media artworks by legendary African American female artists Faith Ringgold and Aminah Robinson.

Aminah Robinson, People of the Book- Jericho Girl, 2000, Oil, watercolor and fabric on heavy stock, 53 x 42 in.

Faith Ringgold, who grew up in New York City, is a painter, sculptor, teacher and author of numerous award winning children’s books. Aminah Robinson, an Ohio native, creates drawings, cloth paintings, woodcuts, books and sculptures and grew up in Ohio.

Storytelling has always been a powerful medium for communicating ideas, documenting history, and sharing knowledge with others. Ringgold and Robinson are visual storytellers who have a deep connection to the stories of their ancestors, both literal and figurative and share a passion for teaching us about our communities, our histories, ourselves, and the African American experience.

Art Exhibition Details

Storytellers: Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson

March 26 – June 6, 2021

100 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand, Florida 32720

Admission: $5 per person | Free for Museum Members

 

*Please note: Due to continued COVID-19 precautions, there will be no opening reception for this exhibition.

 

Top Image: Faith Ringgold, The Sunflower Quilting Bee at Arles, 1997, Silkscreen, 28 x 31 in

Details

Start:
March 26 @ 10:00 am
End:
June 6 @ 4:00 pm
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Venue

Museum of Art – DeLand Downtown
100 N. Woodland Blvd.
DeLand, 32720 United States
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Phone:
386-279-7534