These paintings are the work of outsider artist Phyllis Trager Hyman, who contracted polio as a child and was also diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. She died in 2011 at the age of 75. When Ms. Hyman’s cousin arrived in Florida to settle the estate, she contacted the Leeper... More »
My vision is to celebrate the important contribution of southern folk art to our heritage.
By promoting contemporary folk artists like Butch Anthony, Cornbread, Ab the Flagman, Purvis Young, Michael Banks, Theresa Disney, Ruby Williams and making their art accessible to a wide market, the value increases for this original, unique art with a story.
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