BC: Thank you for listen to my biography about Jacob Armstead Lawrence.Well he brouht history to life in art ,he win 30 medal.
FC: Jacob Lawrence by Tamani Mosley
1: Do you know Jacob Lawrence? Well, he brought African-American history to life in art, and the way he used bright colors made his artwork more famous. He ended up winning thirty awards for his art.
2: Jacobs early life. Jacob Armstead Lawrence was born on sept 7, 1917 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Jacob had a mother and father . he also has a brother named William lawrence .His sisters name is Geraldine.
3: Jacob went to different school. Jacob went to P.S elementary school Fredrick douglass Junior ,and New York High school of commercee. When Jacob was in high school the country was suffing though the great depression .
4: Jacob later year. Jacob went to Harlem Community Art center.Augusta Sovage help Jacob get assigned to the work progess adminstration as a painter. | He work at Civilian Conservation Corp (ccc).That was a national program that trained people and helped them find jobs during the depression. Despite these successes, his menta health sufferd. Lawrence"s most famous work combined art and history . In was migration(1910-1970),when millions slaves in south.In 1970 upon receiving the NAACP"s hightest award ,the spigarn medal .
5: Jacob Armstead Lawrence"s death was 1917-2000.Before his death in seattle on June 6 2000 , Jacob Armstead Lawrence had recieved a number of a life time of a life time of artistic cotributions,he recieved the National Medal of art.