Mickalene Thomas

Mickalene Thomas is a 2015 United States Artists Francie Bishop Good & David Horvitz Fellow, distinguished contemporary visual artist, filmmaker, and curator. She is best known for her complex collages and paintings, made from a range of media, such as acrylic, rhinestones and enamel. Her works draw from the classical canon of Western art, pop art, and visual cultures to examine complex notions of femininity, beauty, race, sexuality and gender.

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