In Quilting for the Culture, film by Sok.Vision, Instagram @sok.vision, filmmakers Erin '10 and Steve Sok, Bisa Butler--whose solo exhibition opens at the Art Institute of Chicago in November--discusses her Howard education and the AfriCOBRA tradition.
I was an art major at Howard University, and Howard University had a strong influence on my outlook on art. It informed me, because it was a really strong tradition. It was one thing to teach your students how to construct a painting, how to compose an interesting composition, but how do you define an African American culture . . . "
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