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Foundry Art Centre Receives $10,000 Whitaker Foundation Grant

The Foundry Art Centre was the recent recipient of a significant $10,000 grant award from the Whitaker Foundation. The grant award was given in support of the Faith Ringgold: American Quilts exhibition, on display through June 2, 2012 in Galleries I, II and III at the Foundry Art Centre.

Faith Ringgold tar beach 2, Foundry Art Centre

The Faith Ringgold: American Quilts exhibition is a representation of Ringgold’s diverse body of work spanning 50 years, along with student work inspired by Ringgold’s famous Caldecott Award winning book, Tar Beach (see the attached news release and photos.)

For more information about the recent Whitaker Foundation grant award, or the Faith Ringgold: American Quilts exhibition, please contact Foundry Art Centre Executive Director Laura Helling at (636) 255-0270 or via email at [email protected].

Additional details are also available on the Foundry Art Centre website at

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