Preview the Exhibition


About the Exhibition:

The internationally acclaimed exhibition We Are the Story: A Visual Response to Racism was hosted at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in the Skirball Gallery from July 1 through September 24, 2021. The exhibition featured story quilts from across the globe including works by the Women of Color Quilter's Network, organized by guest curator, Dr. Carolyn L. Mazloomi courtesy of Women of Color Quilters Network. Free exhibition admission was provided on Wednesdays and Sundays throughout the show.

CLICK BELOW TO VIEW FIVE OF THE FEATURED QUILTS

Bloody Sunday: Quilt by Sharon Kerry-HarlanDefeat Racism: Quilt by Carole Gary StaplesBreath: Quilt by Peggie HartwellDear White People: Quilt by Michelle FlamerCracked Justice: Quilt by Carolyn Crump