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John Anansa Thomas Biggers

 (1924 - 2001)
John Anansa Thomas Biggers was active/lived in Virginia, Texas.  John Biggers is known for narrative mural painting-African-American subjects.

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Artist Bulletins for John Anansa Thomas Biggers


3 archived bulletin(s) below.    (Note:  Bulletins are no longer updatable as of 2015.)

Biggers shapes
sAkora1 (02/12/2008)
Why did Biggers have many murals of abstarct geometric shapes?





biggers
e.l.foney (12/13/2006)
i would need to see the 2 images you are refering to, but the short is probably that the early image was probably influeced by his north carolina upbringing and the change of style after his visit to africa was a result of a new personal knowlege of self worth and orgin he gained. i have 2 books which will shed further light anase and prints and drawings of biggers





aguement on his arts pre and post Ghana
Samuel (11/26/2006)
why did Biggers paint differently the mother and the three children after visiting South Africa (Ghana)





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