MICKALENE THOMAS, CLARIVEL CENTERED, 2014
Edition of 999
Printed on cotton poly
Same artwork on each side (reversed)
20 x 20 ins / 50.8 x 50.8 cm
Feather down insert (optional).
Brooklyn artist Mickalene Thomas is best known for her elaborate, collage-inspired paintings, embellished with rhinestones, enamel, and colorful acrylics. Her depictions of African American women explore a spectrum of black female beauty and sexual identity while constructing images of femininity and power.