Gallery America

Robert Peterson: Stamp of Approval

Season 8 Episode 6 | 27m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Lawton, Oklahoma artist Robert Peterson's oversized portraits have been collected by stars and shown around the world. But his latest work is found at any US post office. It tributes writer Ernest J Gaines, as part of the US Postal Service's Black Heritage Series. On Gallery America, Robert explains how he got into art and how he hopes his work tells the truth of Black America not always told.

Aired: 01/30/23

Rating: NR

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Gallery America is a local public television program presented by OETA.