Painter whose function was displayed within a 2003 retrospective on the Tacoma Artwork Museum. She examined artwork at Howard School, but the starting point of the fantastic Depression compelled her to get rid of her research. She and her hubby founded the Jacob and Gwendolyn Knight Lawrence Base in 2000. The building blocks supplied support for talented performers. She wedded Jacob Lawrence whom she fulfilled while both had been taking part in the Functions Improvement Administration’s mural task. She and Langston Hughes had been prominent members from the Harlem Renaissance.