@The Ebell Los Angeles - Feb 6th – Feb 27, 2013
Los Angeles based Artist, and graduate of Spelman College as well as New York University, where she earned her Master's of Art.
'Out of Darkness' is the latest series of portraits by Los Angeles
and Raven Wilkinson (Ballerina) are prime examples of those whose political, intellectual, and artistic excellence have cemented them as icons in traditionally white institutions.
The subjects of these revealing portrayals "emerge" from the confines of race, and in doing so, challenge viewers to rethink the complex and often binding notions of black identity in America.
Feb 27, 2013
A Generational Anthology of Social and Political Black Literature Art.
In addition, Calida Garcia Rawles wrote and illustrated her first children's book,
Same Difference (samedifferencebook.com), which addresses the difficult and divisive issues of beauty and identity.
Their son is in the Navy and is stationed in Seattle Washington.
Artist Reception is on Feb 14, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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