Wednesday, November 14, 2007

Kori Newkirk "1997-2007"
Celebrated multi-media/multidisciplinary artist Kori Newkirk new exhibit "1997-2007" is on display from November 14, 2007-March 6, 2008. This exhibit is comprised of multi-media and installation works that Newkirk has created since receiving his MFA from The University of California Irvine. Newkirk's work reference his own heritage (think hair pomades and hair beads)and always seem to display symbolism between races as well as show their beauty as well. Newkirk was also a part of The Whitney Museum 2006 Biennial showcase. Be sure to check out this amazing event and look for more this emerging African-American artist.

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