Harlem Renaissance

Elizabeth Catlett

Elizabeth Catlett

Name: Elizabeth Catlett Date: April 15, 1915 – April 2, 2012 Nationality: African-American Born in: Washington D.C. Known for: Graphic art and Sculptures Articles: Norment, Lynn. “Elizabeth Catlett: Legendary Artist is Still Creating and Living Life on Her Own Terms,” Ebony Magazine, March 2006, Vol. LX1, No.5, pgs. 100-104. Norment, Lynn. “Elizabeth Catlett Dean of […]

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Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller

Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller

Articles: “An Independent Woman: The Life and Art of Meta Warrick Fuller (1877-1968),” Danforth Museum of Art Books: Aberjhani, and Sandra L. West. 2003. Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance. New York: Facts on File, Inc. Ater, Renée, and Meta Warrick Fuller. 2011. Remaking Race and History: The Sculpture of Meta Warrick Fuller. Berkeley: University of […]

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Selma Burke

Selma Burke

Books: Gates, Henry Louis, and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham. 2009. Harlem Renaissance Lives from the African American National Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Heller, Jules and Nancy G. Heller.2013. North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary. Routledge. Jacobs, Cindy. 2011. Legendary Locals of Mooresville, North Carolina. Charleston, S.C.: Legendary Locals. Kort, Carol, and Liz Sonneborn. […]

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Augusta Savage

Augusta Savage

Books Driskell, David C. 2001. The Other Side of Color: African American Art in the Collection of Camille O. And William H. Cosby Jr. San Francisco: Pomegranate. Finkelman, Paul. 2009. Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-First Century. New York: Oxford University Press. Gates, Henry Louis, and […]

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Loïs Mailou Jones

Loïs Mailou Jones

Books: Aberjhani, and Sandra L. West. 2003. Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance. New York: Facts On File, Inc. Gaze, Delia. 2001. Concise Dictionary of Women Artists. Taylor & Francis. Jordan, Denise. 2003. Harlem Renaissance Artists. Chicago, Ill: Heinemann Library. Kirkham, Pat. 2000. Women Designers in the USA, 1900-2000: Diversity and Difference. New York: Bard Graduate Center for Studies […]

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