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Kara walker

Introduction to Silhouette artist, Kara Walker. This presentation includes a video produced by Art21.

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Kara walker

  1. 1. Silhouette Artist
  2. 2. About  Stockton, California, 1969  Received a BFA from Atlanta College of Art, 1991.  Received an MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, 1994.
  3. 3.  Kara Walker is known for exploring the raw intersection of race, gender, sexuality through her iconic, silhouetted figures  She places silhouette figures directly onto walls of an art gallery to create a theatrical space where the characters tell a story she wants to convey. "Kara Walker | ART21." Kara Walker | ART21. Art21, Inc., n.d. Web. 25 Oct. 2015.
  4. 4. Kara Walker’s work exhibited at:  Museum of Modern Art, New York  San Francisco Museum of American Art  Guggenheim Museum, New York  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York "Kara Walker | ART21." Kara Walker | ART21. Art21, Inc., n.d. Web. 25 Oct. 2015.

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