John Thomas Biggers (American, 1924 - 2001)Starry Crown1987Acrylic and mixed media on Masonite
Look for African-inspired patterns.
Learn about the spider.
Explore representations of Hathor.
Learn about the symbolism of the quilt.
Look for a circle of pots.
Hear a contemporary version of the spiritual song, Starry Crown.
Hear curator Philip Collins discuss John Biggers' history with the DMA.
See murals painted by John Biggers.