It’s Friday! How are y’all feeling?
Overall, I’ve had a busy (but fun) week. I had quite a few late nights at my desk, I did lots of client calls and submitted a couple proposals for new projects that will push me slightly out of my comfort zone.
Hearing that Barkely Hendricks passed but a damper on the earlier part of my week. I love his work – it looks the way Marvin Gaye’s “I Want You” album sounds. The subjects he painted look the way my parents, aunts and uncles looked in the early eighties – it’s a type of Black nostalgia that we don’t often see captured in fine art. Above all, I love the authenticity with which he captured fashion, feeling and cultural friction on his canvases. He will be missed.… Read More