Artist a Day Challenge 2016-13-14: Malick Sidibé & Chris Ofili

  Malick Sidibé’s work was prominent in the 1960’s and 1970’s when Mali gained its independence from the French and subsequently transitioned into and out of socialism.  This cultural transformation became an underlying theme in Sidibé’s work.  I love how his photography captures the exuberance of youth in Bamako-they are some of the most endearing photos … Continue reading Artist a Day Challenge 2016-13-14: Malick Sidibé & Chris Ofili

JR x NYC Ballet

The New York City Ballet has teamed up with French artist JR to present a collaborative performance/large-scale art installation on January 23, February 7, and February 13. JR is a well-known underground street artist who has taken his message globally via large-scale installations featuring the voices and untold stories of people via their wheat pasted photographic … Continue reading JR x NYC Ballet