BAM Black History Month | Gordon Parks

This week in BAM Black History month we honor Gordon Parks.  Gordon Roger Alexander Buchanan Parks (November 30, 1912 – March 7, 2006) was a groundbreaking photographer, musician, writer and film director. He is best remembered for his photographic essays for Life magazine and as the director of the 1971 film, Shaft.

Check out last weeks BAM Black History Month artist, Romare Howard Bearden here.

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  1. michael
    Posted February 11, 2013 at 7:26 pm | Permalink

    This is some cool stuff you guys are doing this month

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