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Personal to Political

Aug. 16 – Oct 31, 2021

Personal to Political: Celebrating the African American Artists of Paulson Fontaine Press, organized by Bedford Gallery at the Lesher Center for the Arts, in Walnut Creek, CA, features a range of fine-art prints, quilts, and sculpture, including abstract and formal imagery by African American artists who helped shape contemporary art conversation in the California Bay Area and beyond. The exhibition features fifty artworks by artists including Kerry James Marshall, Martin Puryear, Gary Simmons, Gee’s Bend Quilters, Mary Lee Bendolph, Loretta Bennett, and Loretta Pettway whose artworks speak to personal experiences and political perspectives.