John Thomas Biggers
American, 1924-2001
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John Thomas Biggers
American, 1924-2001
140 followers
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Truth & Beauty: Charles White and His Circle,
Michael Rosenfeld Gallery
American Art Fair,
Alexandre Gallery
2014
RISING UP/UPRISING: Twentieth Century African American Art,
Michael Rosenfeld Gallery

John Thomas Biggers’s intricate paintings of everyday life double as vibrant visual critiques of …

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John Thomas Biggers’s intricate paintings of everyday life double as vibrant visual critiques of social injustice. Similar to Jacob Lawrence and Romare Bearden, who explored the African American condition in paintings and collages that fused folk art aesthetics with a modernist approach, Biggers offers scenes of …

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