Everyone Can Fly

Everyone Can Fly: Faith Ringgold’s Tar Beach & Regional Picture Book Illustrators

Everyone Can Fly is an exhibition of original illustrations from a group of award-winning children’s books with a focus on literacy and its relevance for the youth of our region. The centerpiece of this collection will be all of the original artwork from Tar Beach by internationally renowned author/painter/quilter/lecturer Faith Ringgold. This magical story was the recipient of the 1991 Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration and a New York Times Best Illustrated Book choice. Another feature of this unique exhibition will be the addition of local and regional illustrators.


Amy Bates
Jonathan Bean
Lauren Castillo
Megan Lloyd-Thompson
Faith Ringgold
Shadra Strickland

Plan Your Visit

Exhibition Details

Date: March 20 – May 24, 2015

Venue: Lobby Gallery

Exhibiting Artists: Reference List Below

Meet the Illustrators

Friday, May 15, 2015
5:30 – 8:30 pm
Free Admission