University of Delaware
104 Recitation Hall
Newark, DE 19716
M.A. (Liberal Studies) Hamline University, 1999
B.F.A. (Graphic Design) Carnegie-Mellon University, 1976
After working in graphic design she became an educator, artist and
writer, exhibiting her work internationally and in galleries, museums
and public institutions in the United States. Her work ranges from
digital prints and artist books to web sites and interactive
installations. Venues include the Studio Museum Harlem, Pennsylvania
Academy of the Fine Arts, and the Contemporary Arts Museum of Houston.
Her work ranges from digital prints and artist books to web sites and
Her writing on former Black Panther artist Emory Douglas’s work
appears in Black Panther: The Revolutionary Art of Emory Douglas, and
West of Center: Art and the Counterculture Experiment in America,
1965-1977. Since 2004, she continues to write about Douglas’s work
including his current international human rights activism.
An essay on Cuban artists in The African Americas: A Collaborative
Project on the African Diaspora in the Cultures of Latin America, the
Caribbean, and the United States reflects her visits to the island to
study art and culture.
Putting her interest in socially engaged art into practice, she
initiated two community projects in Wilmington, Delaware— Urban Garden
Cinema and The Beauty Shop Project, currently underway.
Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:30pm – 1:30pm
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