Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series

Jacob Lawrence: The Migration Series

This exhibition catalogue was designed for a 2014–2016 presentation of Jacob Lawrence’s iconic Migration Series. The Series is jointly owned by MoMa and The Philips collection and the first time that the series was reunited since 1994. Curated by Leah Dickerman and Elsa Smithgall, the book also features a collection of original poems curated by Elizabeth Alexander. Poets featured include: 

This unique combination of art catalogue and a poetic chapbook merged in a coffee table format was a unique exercise in a dynamic and shifting type grid.