6:30PM - 9:00PM
America the Beautiful! The Compelling Works of Elizabeth Catlett, Loïs Mailou Jones, and Hale Woodruff
Wednesday, September 30
View works addressing social issues of the past by African-American pioneer artists Loïs Mailou Jones, Elizabeth Catlett and Hale Woodruff with today’s responses through visual art, poetry, and dance. Following the program, guests are invited to view works in the Mint-organized exhibition America the Beautiful!
Loïs Mailou Jones (American, 1905 – 1998).
Sedalia, North Carolina, 1929, watercolor on paper.
Promised Gift of Drs. Chris and Marilyn Chapman. PG2009.92.