LOÏS MAILOU JONES
Born in Boston in 1905 and trained at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Loïs Mailou Jones began her career at a time when racial prejudices and gender discrimination were strong in American culture. Jones received recognition in her lifetime through exhibitions and representation in important museum collections and her work remains a substantial and remarkable contribution to the world of American art.
Upcoming Exhibition, July 2016-2017
Jerry Mallet shares his memories of Lois
Newly Discovered works by early collectors on Martha's Vineyard at Martha's Vineyard Museum Exhibit featured In Exhibit Closeup
September 11, 2014
"DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Presents Full Spectrum: The Prolific Master within Loïs Mailou Jones"
Martha's Vineyard Museum
The Life and Work of Lois Mailou Jones
June 12, 2015 - August 23, 2015
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities
The Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA