Kerry James Marshall
Né à Birmingham, Alabama (), vit à Chicago, Illinois ().
Kerry James Marshall is widely regarded as one of the greatest painters of his generation. His now-substantial body of work offers his perspective on the complexity of the African-American condition, along with its persistent issues of race politics, cultural representation and social emancipation. Also addressing the history of art, Marshall strives to fill what he describes as the “lack in the image bank” with his work, whilst raising pertinent questions about how the art system sustains itself and the related issues of legitimation, power and marginalisation.
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We Mourn our Loss #4
Kerry James Marshall, We Mourn our Loss #4, 1998. Painting, acrylic, glitter, mdf panel, 121.9 x 91.4 cm.
Kerry James Marshall, Nude (Spotlight), 2009. Painting, acrylic, pvc , 155.2 x 184.9 x 7.1 cm.
Kerry James Marshall, Black (Untitled), 2012. Painting, acrylic, canvas, 244 x 544 cm.
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Kerry James Marshall – Pa...
03 October 2013 - 02 February 2014.
Kerry James Marshall (°1955, Birmingham, Alabama) is widely regarded as one of the greatest painters of his generation. His work reflects his
14 August 2015 - 31 January 2016.
The M HKA collection is always expanding. With Recent acquisitions, M HKA showcased purchases that help shape our excisting collection. When
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NOTIE VAN SCHOONHEID [THE...
For Marshall, the notion of beauty is closely connected with our experience of images in the world, which is dominated by idealised, unattain
DE AANPAK VAN DE KUNSTGES...
Marshall has had a long-running concern with the Western tradition of producing art history, and its marginalisation of the black subject. Re
The idea of commemoration has recurred throughout Marshall’s career, whether it be personal commemoration or collective commemoration. In the