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John Biggers

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

Keywords and Quick Facts for John Biggers


Birth / Death:  1924 Gastonia, North Carolina - 2001 Houston, Texas

Methods for John Biggers

Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Printmaking
Murals: Fresco, Mixed Media, Mosaic and/or Paint
Sculpture, Sculptor

Media for John Biggers

Fresco
Ink
Lithography, Lithograph

Styles for John Biggers

Subjects for John Biggers

Architecture, Buildings, Houses, Structures, Linearity
Black, African Culture, Figure, Genre
Female Face and Figure
Figure, Figurative, Human Figure
Genre, Human Activity
History: Historical Figures, Sites, Events
Narrative
Social Realism

Art Association for John Biggers

American Federation of Arts
National Society of Mural Painters

Chronology for John Biggers

Early 20th Century Before 1950
Late 20th Century After 1950

Added Description for John Biggers

Art Educator: School Teaching, Public Lectures, Workshops
Genre Specialty
Harlem Renaissance Artist
Mural Specialty

Ethnicity for John Biggers

Black, African-American

Notable Gallery Representation, Pre 21st Century  for John Biggers

Knoedler Gallery, New York City

Exhibition of Museum for John Biggers

Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Museum of Modern Art, New York


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