Known for paintings, sculptures, and drawings depicting African Americans in intricate or cosmic scenes. John Biggers’ pieces include references from African and African American history and mythology.
Quilt patterns and African symbols inspired Baptism. Baptism shows figures draped in beautiful, geometric patterns. Works like Baptism shows John Biggers’ mastery of the art form. Most importantly Baptism show his desire to convey the unique beauty in African American culture.
27″w x 23h