Faith Ringgold

On this episode our hosts discuss living legend Faith Ringgold. Despite the discrimination and discouragement Ringgold experienced, she managed to teach, raise two children, be an activist, and create lasting art that is still relevant today. Her amazing works illustrate the realities of racism, sexism, and celebrate women, African-Americans, and their experiences.

Shoen Uemura

This week our hosts discuss the quiet and serene but still badass Japanese artist Shoen Uemura. Working in the Nihonga style of traditional Japanese techniques and materials, Uemura created some truly beautiful pieces during a tumultuous time in history.