Game Changers: The Art of Black History Highlights Jacob Lawrence [VIDEO + PHOTO]

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It’s very seldom that someone would mention African American artist and not mention Jacob Lawrence. Lawrence is often known as one of the most acclaimed painters of the 20th century.  Even if you didn’t know his name, it’s certain you’ve seen his paintings before. His art is most known for its unique style. The paintings are known to represent everyday life, African American history and historical figures.


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