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Works-in-progress, September 1, 2020

Works-in-progress, September 1, 2020

Works-in-progress. Creating these felt incredibly good. Playful release. I needed that immediate response that my typical representational approach doesn’t provide. My expression has become my therapy nowadays. I’m so thankful for its ability to balance and replenish...

Black Boy Joy, July 20, 2020 (Work in progress)

Black Boy Joy, July 20, 2020 (Work in progress)

“Black Boy Joy”, work-in-progress. Going to add images of my sons playing in the ocean shortly. I previously created a digital version of this piece; Felt the need to bring it through with oils.

Anna’s Hope, June 30, 2020

Anna’s Hope, June 30, 2020

Anna’s Hope” - Completed! I initially finished this piece in February for the @powwowworldwide - @thinkspace_art “Exploring the New Contemporary Movement" exhibition. Even though it showed, it didn't feel complete. So I brought it back to the easel and totally...

Untitled, June 4, 2020 (Work in progress)

Untitled, June 4, 2020 (Work in progress)

Untitled, Work in progress. This was a finished piece that I wasn’t happy with (it felt rushed.) It used to be a drawing, for the most part. It is still very rough but I’m happy with the new direction.

Guest artist for HoMA’s 30 Americans Lecture & Workshop series

Guest artist for HoMA’s 30 Americans Lecture & Workshop series

I will be facilitating the first of two lecture + workshops at the Honolulu Museum of Art, this Saturday from 3 - 6pm. Feel free to join us as we discuss several of the artists (@kehindewiley @kara_walker_official and @kerryjamesmarshs) from the “30 Americans” exhibit...