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Title Works in Sculpture and Performance: Soft Sculpture
Accession number MS2016.03
Object Name Manuscript
Series ID MS03.10
Parent Object ID MS03
Collection Faith Ringgold Study Room Collection
System of arrangement Binder sits in magazine holder on wall and contains photocopied images that were numbered by the artist, placed in plastic sleeves, and are arranged chronologically.
Description This gallery contains one binder created by Faith Ringgold that features 56 images of her soft sculptures from 1974-2007. According to her memoir, Ringgold began creating soft sculptures after she started creating dolls. Her first soft sculpture was called "Wilt," depicting the basketball player Wilt Chamberlain.
Level Series
Date 1974-2007
Quantity 0
Containers Wilt #1
Wilt #2
Wilt #3
Wedding Couple: Brenda, John, Michele and Frank
Wedding Couple: Meecha and Cliff
Wedding Couple: Bobbye and Arthur
Jewel and George
Imani and Syd
Zora and Fish
Woman on a Pedestal #2
Woman on a Pedestal #1
Woman on a Pedestal #3
Woman on a Pedestal #4
Woman on a Pedestal #5
Juanita, Eddie and Caron
Bag Lady #1 Zora
Bag Lady #2- Flossie
Bag Lady #3- Minna
Atlanta Children
Atlanta Children: Save Our Children in Atlanta
Atlanta Children: The Screaming Woman
Turn Within #1
Turn Within #2
Buba Died
Lucy: The One Million Year Old Lady
Harlem 78: Daddy
Harlem 78: Moma
Harlem 78: Gran Daddy
Harlem 78: Little Joe
Harlem 78: Tina
Harlem 78: Zora
Harlem 78: Ms. Martha
Harlem 78: Booker
Harlem 78: Sugar
Harlem 78: Nat
Harlem 78: Lena
Harlem 78: Man and Woman
Three in a Bed
A Potion for the 21st Century (front)
A Potion for the 21st Century (back)
Our Ancestors: Andrew Louis Jones and Willi Posey Jones (My Parents)
Our Ancestors: Benjamin Bunion and Ida Mae Posey (My Grandparents)
Our Ancestors: Betsy Shannon (My Great- Grandmother) and Uncle Cardoza
Our Ancestors: Bob and Susie Shannon (My Great-Great-Grandparents)