Edythe Boone is a painter whose work spans five decades, both in New York and California. She has made monumental scale murals, as well as her own paintings and drawings. Boone is fiercely independent and inventive in her portraiture and collage motif work, and has been a teacher for children, youth, and senior citizens, inspiring all to tap into their inner world to find images and expression. She has received many awards for her community and art activism.
A NEW COLOR, The Art of Being Edythe Boone, a documentary film on Edythe’s work and life is currently touring world film festivals. (anewcolordocumentary.com)