Faith Ringgold (born October 8, 1930) is an American painter, author, illustrator, mixed media sculptor, and performance artist, best known for her narrative quilts.
Biography on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faith_Ringgold
Sonny’s Bridge by Faith Ringgold
1986 / Acrylic on cotton canvas / 84-1/2″x60″ / High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Faith Ringgold on Artnet: http://www.artnet.com/artists/faith-ringgold/
Books by Faith Ringgold: https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/authorpage/faith-ringgold.html