2017 Portrait with Internationally Acclaimed Chicago Artist Kerry James Marshall

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2017 Portrait with Internationally Acclaimed Chicago Artist Kerry James Marshall.

Image courtesy noted Chicagoan Lee Bey.

Occasion: Ribbon Cutting ceremony of mural “Forest Rush More” by Kerry James Marshall.

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Ribbon cutting ceremony  / Forest Rush More - by Kerry James Marshall

Ribbon cutting ceremony / Forest Rush More – by Kerry James Marshall

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About Kerry James Marshall

Kerry James Marshall is an artist and McArthur Fellow. A deeply accomplished artist, Marshall uses many types of mediums, including collage, drawings, murals and even comic books. His work is known for referencing African American culture and history, including the Civil Rights era and the Black Power movement. Painting in a realist style, he depictsdark figures that celebrate black beauty and confront general racial stereotypes within contemporary American society.

Potrait with Kerry James Marshall was taken at the occasion of ribbon-cutting ceremony of mural “Forest Rush More” by Kerry James Marshall… click here..

I requested noted Chicagoan Lee Bey to take the phot. Thank You Lee. Forever grateful for this wonderful photo.

 

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Portrait with Internationally acclaimed artist Kerry James Marshall. / Photo courtesy Lee Bey

Portrait with Internationally acclaimed artist Kerry James Marshall. / Photo courtesy Lee Bey

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Related Links

Portrait with Art and Artists.. click here..
Unveiling of mural “Forest Rush More,” by Kerry James Marshall.. click here..

Home: Public Art in Chicago.. click here..

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