Maryland Collects: Jacob Lawrence - Opens September 2017

Over 50 prints by artist Jacob Lawrence from personal collections in and around Maryland.  Lawrence, one of the best known artists of the 20th century, was a painter, storyteller and educator who is renowned for his portrayals of African American life, especially in Harlem. His prints reflect the vivid colors and simplicity of form seen in his earlier paintings. Jacob Lawrence is one of the best known painters of the 20th century.

 

Upcoming Lawrence Programs:

Teacher Open House - Tuesday, September 12th, 4pm

Saturday Fun: Printmaking for Kids - Saturday, September 16th, 11am

The Joy and Pain of Collecting Art - Saturday, September 16th, 1pm

Sunday @ 2 Films: I Know a Man ... Ashley Bryan - Sunday, September 24th, 2pm 

Jacob Lawrence Family Day - Saturday, October 7th, 4pm

Author's Talk: Lawrence P. Jackson on Chester B. Himes - Saturday, October 14th, 1pm

David Driskell on Jacob Lawrence - Saturday, November 4th, 1pm

Dollar Day Celebrates Jacob Lawrence - Saturday, December 9th, 11am

 

 

 

 

 

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