And Still We Rise

Museum Exhibit or ProgramAnd Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations features works by contemporary artists from the Women of Color Quilters Network. Curated by Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi, the exhibition narrates nearly four centuries of African American history from 1619 through today. Over 50 artists, including Carolyn Crump of Houston, and Barbara Ann McCraw of Denton, Texas are represented. The artists’ unique works draw on the enduring American tradition of visual storytelling through the textile art of quilting. The Bullock Museum is hosting the exhibition in conjunction with the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth in 2015.
Source:The Bullock Texas State History Museum
URL:http://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/exhibits/and-still-we-rise
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.21(A), 7.21(A)
Topics:Texas Since World War II

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