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Now Dig This!: Art & Black Los Angeles, 1960-1980
by Kellie Jones, Hazel V. Carby, Karin Higa, Franklin Sirmans, Jacqueline Stewart, Robert Tejada, Daniel Widener
The pioneering work of a group of black artists is documented in this companion volume to a groundbreaking exhibition. This comprehensive, lavishly illustrated catalogue offers the first in-depth survey of the incredibly vital but often overlooked legacy of Los Angeles's African American artists, featuring many never-before-seen works, some of which were previously ...more
Hardcover, 351 pages
Published August 26th 2011 by Prestel Publishing
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Kellie Jones is a recipient of a 2016 MacArthur "genius" Grant and Associate Professor in the Department of Art History and Archaeology at Columbia University. She is the author of several books and exhibition catalogues, including South of Pico: African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 1960s, Eyeminded: Living and Writing Contemporary Art and 1970sEnergy/Experimentation: Black Artists and A ...moreMore about Kellie Jones...