Jacob Lawrence Endowment for Books on American Artists

Established through the generosity of Jacob Lawrence and Gwendolyn Knight, this endowment supports the publication of books about American art and artists, including historical or critical studies of schools of American art, biographies of individual artists, and related studies.

Storm Watch: The Art of Barbara Earl Thomas

by Barbara Earl Thomas

Elizabeth Catlett: An American Artist in Mexico

by Melanie Anne Herzog

Dox Thrash: An African-American Master Printmaker Rediscovered

by John Ittman

Alfredo Arreguin: Patterns of Dreams and Nature/Disenos, suenos y naturaleza

by Lauro Flores

Yun Gee: Poetry, Writings, Art, Memories

edited by Anthony W. Lee with contributions by Paul Karlstrom and Li-lan

Portraits of a People: Picturing African Americans in the Nineteenth Century

by Gwendolyn DuBois Shaw

The Prints of Roger Shimomura: A Catalogue Raisonne, 1968-2005

by Emily Stamey with notes by the artist

Joe Feddersen: Vital Signs

by Rebecca J. Dobkins, Barbara Earl Thomas, and Gail Tremblay

Ruben Trejo: Beyond Boundaries / Aztlan y mas alla

edited and introduced by Ben Mitchell; essays by Tomas Ybarra-Frausto and John Keeble

William H. Johnson: An American Modern

by Richard J. Powell et al.

Queering Contemporary Asian American Art

edited by Laura Kina and Jan Christian Bernabe

Books without links are listed as out of print with the University of Washington Press.