Professor Emeritus Faith Ringgold Mentioned in 'HYPERALLERGIC'
Faith Ringgold Speaks
By Jillian Steinhauer on December 5, 2016
The Museum of Modern Art recently acquired Faith Ringgold’s extremely violent, 12-foot-wide painting “American People Series #20: Die” (1970), which will be the focus of her conversation tonight with MoMA curators Anne Umland and Thomas J. Lax. In the current climate of widespread anger and anxiety, and with fringe groups emboldened in their bigotry by a dangerous ...
Faith Ringgold, American People Series #20: Die, 1967.
Oil on canvas, two panels,
72 × 144″ (182.9 × 365.8 cm).
Purchase; and gift of the Modern Women's Fund
Image is courtesy of Artist Faith Ringgold and the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.