Shifting: African American Women Artists and the Power of Their Gaze

Shifting: African American Women Artists and the Power of Their Gaze

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Sizes are h x w x d in inches, unless otherwise noted

Ahuja, Mequitta
Performing Painiting: Portrait
, 2016
Oil on canvas
84"x72"
Loan courtesy of the Artist

Amos, Emma
Tightrope
, 2004
Acrylic and photo transfer on linen with kente cloth borders
82"x58"
Loan from the Collection of the Artist and RYAN LEE Gallery

Booker, Chakaia
Repugnant Rapunzel (let down your hair), 1995
Rubber tire, wood
59"x24"x24"
Loan from The Studio Museum in Harlem; gift of friends and family of Chakaia Booker

Bright, Sheila Pree
Untitled #3
, 2007
Chromogenic Print
27.75"x30.5"
Gift from the Sandra and Lloyd Baccus Collection

Brown, Iona Rozeal
You Opened My Eyes Man, Thought I Had a Man, But How Could I Eye Scan
, 2008
Archival pigment print, triptych, edition of 20
24"x20" (each panel)
Loan courtesy of the Artist and Adamson Gallery/Editions

Browning, Jillian Marie
Black Hair, 2015
Video
2m 57s
Gift of Jilian Marie Browning

Catlett, Elizabeth
Gossip, 2005
Lithograph/Digital
15.5"x18"
Gift from the Jean and Robert E. Steele Collection

Sharecropper, 1968
Linocut
17.5"x16.5"
Gift from the Jean and Robert E. Steele Collection

Charlton, Zoë
Token (from the "Suburban Squatters" series)
, 2006
Graphite, acrylic paint, and gouache on paper
50"x58"
Loan courtesy of the Artist

Weeds (from the "Suburban Squatters" series), 2006
Graphite, acrylic paint, and gouache on paper
52.5"x94"
Loan courtesy of the Artist

Cox, Renée
Yo Mama's Last Supper, 1999
Photographic montage
36"x36" each panel (5 panels total)
Loan from Renée Cox

Edison, Diane
Nude Self-Portrait, 1995
Pastel on black paper
44.25"x30"
Loan courtesy of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Art by Women Collection,
Gift of Linda Lee Alter

Faustine, Nona
Of My Body I Will Make Monuments In Your Honor
, 2014
Photograph
30"x40"
Loan from Nona Faustine Simmons

Fuller, Meta Warrick
Ethiopia Awakening, 1921
Bronze
14"x4.75"x3.5"
Gift from the Sandra and Lloyd Baccus Collection

Holder, Robin
One of a Few
, 1997
Monoprint
29.5"x30"
Gift of the Artist

Humphrey, Margo
The History of Her Life Written Across Her Face, 1991
Lithograph
32"x29.5"
Loan from the Jean and Robert Steele Collection

Ingersol, Tanya
The Medium, 2006
Oil Painting
90"x60"
Gift of David C. Driskell

Jackson, Stefanie
Save the Children, 2010
Oils on Canvas
72"x48"
Loan from the William C. Robinson Family Collection

Jones, Loïs Mailou
Woman, n.d.
Watercolor Painting
20"x13"
Gift from the Sandra and Lloyd Baccus Collection

Lewis, Samella
Bayou Woman, 2006
Print
20"x28"
Gift of Eric Key

Long, Christina
Eloqueries, 2012
Color photography
13.75"x19.25"
Gift of the Artist

Relaxer, 2012
Color photography
21.5"x28.5"
Gift of the Artist

Lovelace O'Neal, Mary
She Wore Lime Green Jellies: Desert Woman Series, 1991
Monoprint
39.25"x28.25"
Permanent loan from the David C. Driskell Collection

Martin, Delita
Night Travelers
, 2016
Gelatin printing, conte, collage, fabric, hand-stitching, and decorative paper
6'x12.5'
Loan from Delita Martin and Galerie Myrtis

McIver, Beverly
Quiet Stare
, 2013
Oil on canvas
48"x48"
Loan from the Artist

Me and Renee Dancing, 2014
Oil on canvas
60"x60"
Loan from the Artist

Monroe, Janine (formerly J. Jackson)
The Study, 1995
Oil Painting
29.5"x23.5"
Gift from the Sandra and Lloyd Baccus Collection

Pickett, Janet
The Skin We're In
, 2016
Acryclic, soft pastel, collage of various papers, beads, and cotton thread on canvas
48"x36"
Loan from Janet Taylor Pickett

Richmond-Edwards, Jamea
I Ain't Dead, Just Dreaming
, 2014
Digital Print Edition
39"x27"
Loan from Galerie Myris

Ringgold, Faith
Coming to Jones road Part II #7 Our Secret Wedding in the Woods, 2010
Acryclic, soft pastel, collage of various papers, beads, and cotton thread on canvas
48"x36"
Loan from ACA Galleries, New York

Roberts, Lucille Malkia
Spiritual Legacy, 1971
Acrylic on canvas
39"x49"
Loan from the William C. Robinson Family Collection

Robinson, Aminah Brenda Lynn
People of the Book: Jericho Girl, 2000
Oil, watercolor, and fabric on heavy stock paper
53"x42"
Loan from ACA Galleries, New York

Saar, Alison
Of Strong Robust Constitution, 2000
Wood, metal, ceiling tin, paint, and chain
47"x13.75"x14.75"
Loan courtesy of the Pennsylvania academy of the Fine Arts, Art by Women Collection,
Gift of Linda Lee Alter

Saar, Betye
Maid-Rite (Mask Eyes), 1998
Mixed Media on Vintage Washboard
24"x12"x2"
Loan courtesy of the Pennsylvania academy of the Fine Arts, Art by Women Collection,
Gift of Linda Lee Alter

Sherald, Amy
Saint Woman, 2015
Oil on Canvas
54"x43"
Loan from Private Collection and Monique Meloche Gallery

Simmons, Xaviera
African Grape, 2004
C Print
29.875"x37.75"
Loan of Jean and Robert E. Steele Collection

Sligh, Clarissa T.
Women Bring the People
, 2006
Offset Printing
22"x25"
Gift from the Jean and Robert E. Steele Collection

Stout, Renée
A Vision I Can't Forget, 1999
Lithograph
27.375"x18.625"
Permanent Loan from Mrs. Jean and Dr. Robert E. Steele Collection

Thomas, Mickalene
Portrait of Mickalena, 2010
Rhinestones, acrylic, and enamel on wood panel
60"x48"
Loan from the Collection of Elisabeth Ross Wingate

Michelle O, 2008
Screenprint in color on paper
25"x19.5"
Loan from the Collection of Dr. Ronald and Patricia Walters

Walker, Kara
African/American, 1998
Linoleum cut on rives BFK paper, pf1/2
46"x60.5"
Loan courtesy of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, John S. Philips Fund

Weems, Carrie May
Untitled, from the Eatonville Series, 2003
Pigment Inkjet
11"x11"
Gift of Terry Gips

Willis, Deborah
You Took the Space from a Good Man, 2009
Print
8.5"x25"
Loan from Mrs. Jean and Dr. Robert E. Steele Collection