Stephens, Phyllis

Phyllis Stephens an Atlanta artist, crafts vibrant, textured quilts that vividly portray Black life and happiness. Drawing from personal experiences and oral traditions, she follows the rich tradition of African American “story quilts,” a practice passed down through her family for generations. Her exhibitions at prestigious venues like the National Quilt Museum and the National Museum of Ghana have garnered international acclaim. Renowned figures such as Oprah Winfrey and Denzel Washington count themselves among her admirers, with her pieces featured in esteemed collections worldwide, including at the Musée National d’Art Moderne in Paris.




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