Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney '60

Philadelphia Museum of Art

"Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney" displays almost five decades of work by award-winning illustrator and UArts alum Jerry Pinkney DIPL '60 (Advertising Design). The exhibit comprises more than 100 drawings and watercolors, including designs for record album covers, commissions for African-American historic sites and luminous illustrations from his books.

In honor of the celebrated artist, June 26 has been declared "Jerry Pinkney Day" throughout Philadelphia and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

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Above: "The Old African," cover illustration for The Old African, 2005, ©2005 Jerry Pinkney Studio, All rights reserved.

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