Artist Talk: Lynette Yiadom-Boakye Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center March 26, 6 p.m. Admission is free
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, a London-based artist, will speak about her work. Yiadom-Boakye has shown work internationally in solo exhibitions including the Jack Shaniman Gallery, New York; the Chisenhale Gallery, London; and the Corvi-Mora, London. She has been included in many group exhibitions including 'The Progress of Love' at the Menil Collection, Houston and 'The Future Generation Art Prize Exhibition' at the Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine. Her work is included in many public collections including the Arts Council Collection, London; Tate Collection, London; Nasher Museum of Art, Durham, North Carolina; and the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York; among others. Additional awards include the Arts Foundation Award for Painting and the deciBel Award for Visual Arts.
This artist talk is supported by the Kinetic Lecture Series and the Katzen Fund.
Image: The Courtesy of a Saint, 2012, oil on canvas, 70 7/8 x 78 7/8 inches, 72 3/4 x 80 3/4 x 2 1/4 inches framed, Courtesy of the artist, Jack Shainman Gallery, New York and Corvi-Mora, London