Jacob Lawrence: The Migration of the Negro Series

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Artist Jacob Lawrence

Jacob Lawrence is among the most important African American artists of the last century. Growing up in Harlem shortly after the Harlem Renaissance, Lawrence had access to some of the greatest artists and thinkers of his generation. This inspired Lawrence to paint everyday life and important figures within the African American community. He developed a straightforward and powerful painting style … Read More