All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘elizabeth catlett’

Elizabeth Catlett, Iconic African-American Artist, Dies At 96

Elizabeth Catlett may have worked in rough, hard mediums like wood and stone, but each of her pieces expressed a smooth quality that evoked softness. She made sculpting look easy. Born in 1915 in Washington, she grew up in a time filled with hardships for the African-American culture; she witnessed history make great changes–as well as mistakes–and used it all …

Read More