MoMA to Reunite Jacob Lawrence’s ‘Migration Series’

December 19th, 2014

Panel 22 form Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series, via Art NewspaperThe Museum of Modern Art has announced plans for an exhibition focusing on the African-American migration north during the early 20th Century, including a reunited Migration SeriesJacob Lawrence’s 60-panel drawing featuring scenes of the Great Migration.  “Lawrence was rectifying what it meant to be a young man in a segregated North with being part of a people that have just moved from slavery to freedom,” says radio host Terrance McKnight. 

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