‘FREEDOM OF SPEECH IS ABSOLUTELY IMPERATIVE’

By Andrew Russeth on December 8, 2016

'Die' has been on view at the entrance of MoMA’s collection galleries on the fourth-floor, and it always seems to have a crowd around it when I pass by. Last night Ringgold sat center stage in a theater at the museum—a museum that she protested in the late 1960s and the early 1970s—to talk about the painting. It was a packed house. ...

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Related Links:

Professor Emeritus Faith Ringgold
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/faith-ringgold
http://www.faithringgold.com

Image Credit:
Anne Umland, Faith Ringgold, and Thomas Lax at MoMA last night, with paintings by Ringgold from 1964 on the screen.
Image is courtesy of ARTNEWS.