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Exhibitions

Romare Bearden: Selections from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama

May 18 through July 07, 2013

PJ_R_BeardenBearden (1911–1988) was a prolific artist who worked in Harlem for most of his career. His paintings, collages, and prints, many of which drew on the urban imagery surrounding him, were critically acclaimed during his lifetime and sought by museums as well as private collectors like Paul R. Jones. This exhibition featured lithographs and serigraphs plus a photograph of Bearden, his wife, and friends at the Neighborhood Arts Center in Atlanta.

Sponsors

Romare Bearden: Selections from the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama was sponsored by Sandra and Joe McInnes and Renasant Bank.

Romare Bearden, East Carolina Morning, 1995, lithograph, Courtesy Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art at The University of Alabama.