African American Fine Art at Swann Auction Galleries on April 7

By Liza Muhlfeld for UK BlouinARTINFO on March 15, 2016

On April 7, the African-American Fine Art auction at Swann Auction Galleries in New York will feature an array of works by modern and contemporary artists of the category, including Norman Lewis, Carrie Mae Weems, Ernie Barnes, and others. The sale will be headlined by Faith Ringgold’s 1988 story quit “Double Dutch on the Golden Gate Bridge”

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Faith Ringgold
Professor Emeritus
UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts

Carrie Mae Weems is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alumna. For more about her work, please visit:

Image Credits:
Faith Ringgold, "Double Dutch on the Golden Gate Bridge," story quilt from the artist's Woman On a Bridge series, 1988.
Photo is courtesy of Artist Faith Ringgold and the Swann Auction Galleries.

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