People make art to tell stories.
The exhibition features a story quilt made by 16 Sudanese-American girls under the guidance of quiltmaker Peggie Hartwell, a founding member of the Women of Color Quilters Network.
People make art to share feelings.
Mary Cassatt "The Child's Bath" 1893.
People make art to remember special people. Frida Kahlo, portrait of Virginia, 1929.
People make art to make things look special. Ramos Polychrome parrot effigy jar. Excavated by a man living ½ mile west of Casas Grandes.
People make art to remember special times.
Doris Lee "Thanksgiving" 1935.