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Stitches and Stories: The quilts and fiber art of Elizabeth Talford Scott and the contributions of African Americans to craft and design

May 13 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Elizabeth Talford Scott (American, 1916–2011). Untitled (Shield), 1992, quilted and appliqued mixed media. Gift of Lowery Stokes Sims in memory of the Artist. 2020.30

Join us for an informative conversation about the work of extraordinary quilt and fiber artist Elizabeth Talford Scott, mother of artist Joyce J. Scott. This talk will explore the rich contributions of African American craft artists as the Mint Museum celebrates the acquisition of Elizabeth Talford Scott’s work, Untitled Shield series.

Moderated by Annie Carlano – Senior Curator for Craft, Design & Fashion at the Mint Museum
Joyce J. Scott – Acclaimed Visionary Artist
Lowery Stokes Sims – Illustrious Former Museum Director; Curator, and Industry Thought Leader
Leslie King-Hammond – Scholar, Curator, and Founding Director of the Center for Race and Culture at the Maryland Institute College of Art

This is a free live event on Zoom; registration is required.

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Stitches and Stories: The quilts and fiber art of Elizabeth Talford Scott and the contributions of African Americans to craft and design
May 13, 2021 | 4–5:30 PM
Live Zoom Event. Registration Required. 

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Date:
May 13
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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virtual