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EXHIBITION: Purvis Young
September 11, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019
An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 25, 2019
Purvis Young was a self-taught artist known for his expressive collages and paintings. Made on found objects, including scrap metal, book pages, and discarded envelops, his richly colored depictions of trucks, figures, and coil-shaped abstractions described a fraught, yet inspired experience of living in the poverty stricken Overtown neighborhood of Miami. Read more about Purvis Young and the exhibition here.