Highwaymen: Legends of the Road
Highwaymen: Legends of the Road Previous Broadcasts
KQED Life: Thu, Feb 6, 2014 -- 9:00 PM
This documentary tells the story of a unique art world phenomenon that took root in the mid-20th century in the Jim Crow South. They were an unlikely group of black landscape painters that emerged from the American South in the 1950s and 60s. Segregation locked them out of selling their works in white owned art galleries. So, the artists took to the road to sell their paintings.
- KQED Life: Fri, Feb 7, 2014 -- 3:00 AM