LOÏS MAILOU JONES
Born in Boston in 1905 and trained at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Loïs Mailou Jones began her career at a time when racial prejudices and gender discrimination were strong in American culture. Jones received recognition in her lifetime through exhibitions and representation in important museum collections and her work remains a substantial and remarkable contribution to the world of American art.
NewsJuly 16, 2013
"In Conversation: Modern African American Art At Peabody Essex Museum"
Antiques and the Arts Weekly, by Stephen May
June 26, 2013
ExhibitionsMuseum of Fine Arts Boston
Loïs Mailou Jones
January 19, 2013 - October 14, 2013
Bernard and Barbara Stern Shapiro Gallery (Gallery 231)
The Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA