During the Antebellum period,
enslaved peoples in the South traveled North to escape bondage.
They were guided along the way through coded messages directing
them to abolitionist sympathizers, safe houses, and secret
Inspired by his African American heritage and traditions, 4th generation quilter, painter and sculptor Robert Charles Hudson explores the Underground Railroad movement. Using the mixed media of abstract art and hand sewn quilts, we see in Hudson's work symbols and...