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
ExhibitionsDC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
Full Spectrum: The Prolific Master within Loïs Mailou Jones
November 3, 2014 – January 30, 2015
200 I Street Gallery – 200 I Street, SE, Washington, DC 20003
Museum of Fine Arts Boston
The Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA