The Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design Gallery at Georgia State University presents its new exhibition, “Colliding With History: African American Works on Paper from the Collection of Wes and Missy Cochran.” For more than 30 years, the couple collected primarily works on paper by contemporary African American artists. Curated by Rebecca Dimling Cochran, the exhibition brings together over seventy works by fifty-five artists from the couple’s collection. Read more here.
The exhibition catalog includes an essay, “Extending the Notion of Activism in the Collection of Wes & Missy Cochran’s African American Prints and Works on Paper” by Cynthia Hawkins, P.h.D. To read, visit here.
September 13 through November 12, 2021