Fahamu Pecou
Insight
2017

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Oil painting, acrylic on canvas

Fahamu Pecou has shown in several solo and group museum exhibitions in the US and abroad. Museum shows include Talking Drum; National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta, GA., Do or Die, Halsey Museum of Art, Charleston, SC., Imagining New Worlds; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA., State of the Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR., GRAV-I-TY, at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCAGA), Southern Accent: Seeking the South in Contemporary Art,Nasher Museum of Art Duke University, Durham, NC., REMIX:Themes and Variations in African-American Art, Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC., Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA, the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA), Brooklyn, NY, the Wadsworth Athenaeum Museum, Amistad Center, Hartford, CT, and Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX.

He has been featured in numerous publications such as Art in America, Harper's Magazine, NY Arts Magazine, among others. He is a recipient of the Artadia Award (2009), the first ever Artist in Resident for the Harvey B.Gantt Center for African American Arts Culture Resident at the McColl Center for Visual Art in Charlotte, NC (2010) and a winner of the 2012 West Collection Prize.

Pecou's work can be found in noted private and public collections such as the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Washington, D.C., the Nasher Museum at Duke University, The High Museum of Art, Paul R. Jones Collection, Clark Atlanta University Art Collection, The Museum of Contemporary Art Georgia, The West Collection and Societe Generale, Paris, France, among others. Pecou recently completed his Ph.D. degree at the Institute of Liberal Arts (ILA) at Emory University. He lives and works in Atlanta, GA.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Dimensions
    60 in. H x 48 in. W
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU2122338961
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