Stories By Kristin Urban
Harriet Powers: A Black Female Folk Artist Who Regained Her GloryJuly 10, 2020
For much of the 20th century, the work of Harriet Powers, an enslaved and later emancipated Black folk artist, remained forgotten. It is especially surprising as experts deservedly consider her one of the most accomplished quilt...
Painting of the Week: Jean-Léon Gérôme, Truth Coming Out of Her WellJune 21, 2020
A fair-skinned woman, nude. Mouth open in either shock, rage, or maybe even disgust, as she emerges from a well. One leg is already draped over the edge, climbing out. With one hand she supports her...
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