Storytellers: Faith Ringgold + Aminah Robinson is a two-artist exhibition featuring a mini of mixed media artworks by legendary African American female artists Faith Ringgold and Aminah Robinson. Faith Ringgold, who grew up in New York City, is a painter, sculptor, teacher and author of numerous award winning children’s books. Aminah Robinson, an Ohio native, creates drawings, cloth paintings, woodcuts, books and sculptures and grew up in Ohio.
Ringgold and Robinson are visual storytellers who have a deep connection to the stories of their ancestors, both literal and figurative and share a passion for teaching about communities, histories, people and the African American experience.
Image credit: Faith Ringgold, The Sunflower Quilting Bee at Arles, 1997