September 14 through November 25, 2018
Faith Ringgold’s jazz story quilts and works on paper will be on view at the Mesa Arts Center in Mesa, Arizona.
A cultural icon, Faith Ringgold’s exceptional artistic career spans more than six decades. Her expansive body of work includes painting, book illustration and authorship, sculpture, performance art, education and advocacy. She is renowned for her unconventional quilts, which narrate events from her life as well as the Black-American experience. This exhibition showcases five of Ringgold’s Jazz Stories quilts alongside various other works on paper about jazz.