Exhibitions

At Segregated Drinking Fountain, Mobile, Alabama, 1956, 2013. Archival pigment print. 28 x 28 inches.
© The Gordon Parks Foundation
Segregation Story

Gordon Parks

“Segregation Story” includes never-before-published images originally part of a series photographed for a 1956 Life magazine photo-essay assignment, “The Restraints: Open and Hidden,” which documented everyday lives of an extended black family living in the rural South under Jim Crow segregation. This compelling series challenged the myth of racism, demonstrating that the ambitions, responsibilities and routines of this family were no different than those of white Americans. All photographs © The Gordon Parks Foundation. Read More

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The Secret Oyster Bed, 2014. Unique oil block prints on canvas. 72 x 72 inches.
Third Coast Suite

Francis X. Pavy

In “Third Coast Suite”, Francis Pavy continues to build upon the imagery, concepts and ideas pertaining to the Louisiana coastal wetlands and surrounding waters. In the same vein as southern storytelling, Pavy constructs bold, colorful layers of iconic images reflecting local folklore. Read More

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