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LAMAR DODD, BOONE AND GEORGE-ANN KNOX I, RACHEL COSBY CONWAY, ALFRED HEBER HOLBROOK AND CHARLES B. PRESLEY FAMILY GALLERIES

Emma Amos: Color Odyssey

Saturday, Jan 23, 2021 — Sunday, Apr 11, 2021



This survey exhibition will include approximately 60 works produced by artist Emma Amos over the last 60 years. Born in 1938, in Atlanta, Georgia, Emma Amos is a distinguished painter and printmaker. She is best known for her bold and colorful mixed-media paintings that create visual tapestries in which she examines the intersection of race, class, gender and privilege in both the art world and society at large.

Curator

Shawnya Harris, Larry D. and Brenda A. Thompson Curator of African American and African Diasporic Art

Sponsors

The W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art