The Style Blog: Washington, D.C. artist

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 04/04/2012

Elizabeth Catlett: a source of inspiration and distinctive art

The inspirational sculptor who died Monday in Mexico, had many links to Washington and returned many times to unveil work, mentor students and share her life-stories.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  02:11 PM ET, 04/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Elizabeth Catlett, African American artist, Washington, D.C. artist, Smithsonian American Art Museum, National Gallery of Art, National museum of Women in the Arts

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 03/13/2012

Lilian Thomas Burwell, Washington sculptor and painter, displays new work at Howard University

Lilian Thomas Burwell, a sculptor and painter in Washington for more than 60 years, is unveiling a new sculptural installation at Howard University this week.

By Jacqueline Trescott  |  03:50 PM ET, 03/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lilian Thomas burwell, Washington, D.C. Artist, Howard University