Noted Artist, Writer Pindell to Present in Paul R. Jones Lecture Series

Press Release: TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Noted artist, curator and writer Howardena Pindell will discuss the evolution of her work as part of The University of Alabama’s Paul R. Jones Lecture Series. Pindell will present “Figurative/Non-Figurative: A Chronological View of the Work of Howardena Pindell” April 19 at 7 p.m. in room 222 of Lloyd Hall

Jones Art Exhibit Opens This Month

From UA Dialog: One of the world’s largest collections of 20thcentury African-American Art, the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, will be on display at UA and Stillman College in March. It will be the first UA exhibition of the collection since Jones donated it to the University in October 2008. The exhibit at

Black art collection aims to educate

From The Tuscaloosa News: Paul R. Jones didn’t donate 1,700 pieces of art from his collection for the sake of charity alone. Considered one of the top 100 art collectors in the U.S., Jones’ collection features work by black artists from around the world. With work by various painters, printmakers, photographers and sculptors, Jones’ collection