Dorian and Jeffrey Bergen hosted a lively opening reception for the legendary Faith Ringgold, a Harlem born and raised artist, at their ACA Galleries in the heart of the Chelsea Gallery district. The breath taking exhibition, FAITH RINGGOLD: EARLY WORKS and STORY QUILTS, is a dazzling vibrant display of her forceful work.
Rap artist Q-Tip from A Tribe Called Quest
was one of the many surprising guests that came to pay homage to the legend and purchase some of her art books that the ever gracious Faith was signing with personal comments.
The exhibition is on view through April 27 at ACA Galleries, 529 West 20th St. 5th floor.
Saturday, March 2 2 – 5pm Opening reception and book signing with the artist
Saturday, March 16 2 – 4pm Family Day with Faith Ringgold
Thursday, March 28 6 – 8pm Panel discussion with Thom Collins, Director, Miami Art Museum moderated by Michele Wallace
Wednesday, April 3 6 – 8pm Reception and screening of Faith Ringgold’s
"Makers" video profile, an AOL/PBS media initiative.
Saturday, April 6 11am-12 Gallery walk-through, the first in a series of free
Saturday morning classes presented by the gallery.