Kerry James Marshall: Mastry by Kerry James Marshall

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Hardback, 320 pages
Publisher: Skira Rizzoli (May 2016)
ISBN: 9780847848331
Language: English 
Selected by Tank

A definitive monograph of a major contemporary artist. Marshall’s lusciously rendered images represent the African-American experience, exploring narratives from the history of the slave trade until the present day. His intoxicating, vibrant and beautiful paintings are accompanied by essays written by the artist and key curators. 


Tank _summer 16_books _114Portrait of a Curator (In Memory of Beryl Wright), 2009. 

Tank _summer 16_books _115Untitled (Studio), 2014. Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner, London

Tank _summer 16_books _116School of Beauty, School of Culture, 2012. Photograph by Sean Pathasema

Tank _summer 16_books _117Past Times, 1997. Photograph by Nathan Keay © MCA Chicago

Tank _summer 16_books _118Portrait of Nat Turner with the Head of his Master, 2011. Photograph by Bruce M. White © MCA Chicago. Courtesy Segalot, New York. All works by Kerry James Marshall. Painting © Kerry James Marshall. Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York