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STITCHING THE TRANSATLANTIC: LIBERIAN QUILTS FROM THE JOHN SINGLER COLLECTION

May 29 – August 29, 2021

Through an artistic tradition familiar to the American public, these quilts demonstrates a centuries-long artistic exchange between West Africa and the United States. Through shared patterns and techniques, this exhibit allows visitors to delve into a relationship between Liberian and American women that expands upon transatlantic histories.

Thank you to our Sponsor:
Catherine R. Wargny

 

Image A: Quilter Unknown, Quilt Rectangles, 1988-1989, cotton 95 x 83 in., Sinoe County, Liberia. Courtesy of the John Singler Collection

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