Jacob Lawrence: Eight Studies for the Book of Genesis

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Apr 8 2017 - Oct 1 2017

Organized in celebration of the centennial of the birth of revered American artist and University of Washington professor Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000), this exhibition features a suite of silkscreen prints that tell the Genesis narrative of creation through the artist’s recollected memories of time spent witnessing sermons in the Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem.  

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website.

  • Works on Paper
  • American
  • 20th Century
  • Sacred
  • Jacob Lawrence

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