BFM:  Coolest Colorful Art: Ebony G. Patterson

BFM: Coolest Colorful Art: Ebony G. Patterson

 :Black Future Month:

Ebony G. Patterson is a Jamaican artist who makes collages, sculptures, and installations using images and objects of American pop culture to address themes of colonialism and exploitation.  Her work has been exhibited all over the country and she’s currently showing in Miami, at the Perez Art Museum.  

Here are some pics from that:

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Look closely!  Beads everywhere! 

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This one really got to me...

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And here’s Patterson discussing the motivation behind her work: 

 

Too cool, right?   

Learn more about her work here

 

 

 

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