When George Morrison was ten, he was living away from his Chippewa (Ojibwe) community in Minnesota’s Arrowhead, convalescing in a children’s hospital and working on his art. That child would become one of America’s great post-war abstract artists. Here’s Britt Aamodt.
1958 – Charles Chamblis, a World War II vet and artist, moved to Minneapolis with his family and with a camera. For the next thirty years, he would document the African-American community he saw all around him, small and big moments, and in so doing capture history. Here’s Britt Aamodt.