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Memories & Inspiration : The Kerry and C. Betty Davis Collection of African American Art

January 30 -  March 28, 2021

Beginning January 30, the Appleton will present "Memories & Inspiration: The Kerry and C. Betty Davis Collection of African American Art," a selection of 62 works amassed over 35 years by an ordinary working class couple. Often choosing artworks over material items and other creature comforts, Kerry, a retired mailman, and Betty, a former television news producer, have opted instead to live with drawings, paintings, prints and sculpture as their principal luxuries. (more…)

"Memories & Inspiration: The Kerry and C. Betty Davis Collection of African American Art" was organized and toured by International Arts & Artists, Washington, DC.

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Alison Saar : Works from the Permanent Collection

May 1 -  October 31, 2021

This exhibition of printed works from the permanent collection by internationally acclaimed artist Alison Saar incorporate both spiritual and political themes. Not one to shy away from difficult subjects, Saar commonly explores topics such as race, historical biases and gender, challenging viewers in exciting ways, describing her work as "refined savagery." (more…)

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