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[African-American, born in 1930]
Faith Ringgold Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Faith Ringgold Web SiteMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Guggenheim Museum, New York City
Tar Beach (Part I from the Woman on a Bridge series), 1988
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art Timetable of Art History
Museum of Modern Art, New York City
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Most but not all artists in the NGA database have works online
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C. NEW!
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
American People Series, #20
Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences, Charleston, West Virginia
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
The Bitter Nest V: The Homecoming, 1988
Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham
Illustration from Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky
Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham
Le Cafe des Artistes, quilt (acrylic on canvas with fabric borders)
Harvard University Art Museums, Massachusetts
Harvard have works in their collections, but unfortunately you have to type in the search yourself
Howard University Art Collection, Washington D.C.
Bride of Martha's Vineyard
Palmer Museum of Art at Pennsylvania State University
Philadelphia Museum of Art NEW!
Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Spencer Museum of Art at the University of Kansas
Flag Story Quilt
U.S. Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
Death of Apartheid, 1984
University of Virginia Art Museum, Charlottesville
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
The Sunflower Quilting Bee at Arles, 1995-96
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Christie's Past Sale ArchivePictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Additional Image Search Tools:Miscellaneous Sites:
(SafeSearch set to "strict"; go to Advanced Search (Flickr/Google) or Preferences (Bing) to change)
DARE - Digital Art Resource for EducationArticles and Reference Sites:
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art
Biographical info from the African American World section of the PBS website
Percent for Art Program
Public art in New York City
The Art of the Picture Book
Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Faith Ringgold Multimedia:
Note: The full version of the article is available only if you follow this link. If you bookmark the article and return later, or if you navigate directly to the Britannica website, you will see a 100-word preview only. Troubleshooting
Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Wikipedia, the "Open Content" Encyclopedia
National Public Radio
2005 audio interview with Faith Ringgold
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
|Look Inside Books:||Selections from the books listed below are scanned in, in high res. Text is clearly readable and art reproductions vary from so-so to excellent. Don't miss the fact that you can usually zoom in via the "View" drop-down menu, along the top row of Amazon's Online Reader.|| |
|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
Note: Some "Search Inside" features are limited to people signed in to an account which has previously made a purchase at Amazon.
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky
My Dream of Martin Luther King
Dancing at the Louvre