Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs
Tuesday, March 22
Join Mickalene Thomas for a signing of her latest book, Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs (Aperture, 2015). The book is the first to gather together her various approaches to photography, including portraits, collages, Polaroids, and other processes.
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Mickalene Thomas (born in Camden, New Jersey, 1971) earned her BFA in painting at Pratt Institute in 2000 and an MFA at the Yale University School of Art in 2002. Thomas participated in residencies at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, 2000–3, and at the Versailles Foundation Munn Artists Program, Giverny, France, 2011. Her work has been included in countless exhibitions worldwide, including at La Conservera, Ceutí, Spain (2009); National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C. (2010); Hara Museum, Tokyo (2011), Santa Monica Museum of Art, California (2012); and Brooklyn Museum (2012–13). She is represented by Kavi Gupta in Chicago and Berlin, Lehmann Maupin in New York, Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, and Galerie Nathalie Obadia in Paris.