By Jeff Mays for DNAinfo on November 15, 2011

Some of the artists in the exhibit knew Bearden personally, such as Faith Ringgold who is known for her painted story quilts. Her piece, "Bearden We Love You," celebrates his 100th birthday...

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Faith Ringgold's Bearden We Love You, 2011.
Courtesy of Artist Faith Ringgold and the ACA Galleries, New York