SUPPORT SOULS GROWN DEEP
Souls Grown Deep’s two-pronged mission, advanced through its Foundation and its Community Partnership, addresses both the reputation of long-neglected artists and the quality of life in their communities.
Redefining the canon of American Art
Souls Grown Deep advocates the inclusion of Black artists from the American South in the canon of American art history.
- Museum acquisitions, internships, and research
- Protecting artists’ rights through advocacy
- Preserving artworks in the African American South
Pursuing social, racial, and economic equity
Souls Grown Deep Community Partnership pursues economic empowerment, racial and social justice, and educational advancement in the communities that gave rise to the artists in the Foundation's collection.
Projects advocating social and racial justice
Access to basic needs including health care and education
Promoting economic development in the Black Belt