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Desmond Lewis Art

Desmond Lewis is a sculptor who was born and raised in Nashville, TN. Lewis received his AA from Bard College at Simon's Rock in Great Barrington, MA in 2012, BS from Tennessee State University in Nashville, TN in 2014 and MFA from The University of Memphis in 2017. In 2017, he was named one of the 100 Interesting and Influential People of Memphis. His work can be found in public and private collections including Penland School of Crafts, Carolina Bronze Sculpture Park, City of Lenoir, NC, City of Hickory, NC, Vermont Carving and Sculpture Center, The University of Memphis, Soulsville USA, NexAir LLC, Skowhegan Parks and Recreation and the Staz Museum of American Soul Music. In 2018, Lewis was awarded a public commission by the Urban Art Commission that will be permanently installed in the Orange Mound Community (in Memphis, TN), to be completed in 2020. Past Residencies include the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2018, Pittsburgh Glass Center in 2018, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts in 2017 and the Vermont Carving and Sculpture Center in 2016. Lewis maintains a full-time studio practice in Memphis, Tennessee.

(Biography provided by The Red Arrow Gallery)
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Raisin' Cane
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
Artist Statement: "I am a sculptor that explored political, social, environmental, and economic issues regarding race and ethnicity in the United States. Through the creation of fabr...
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2010s Conceptual Desmond Lewis Art

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Concrete

Handshake
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Conceptual Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Plastic, Spray Paint

Opposite Sides
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Conceptual Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Rubber, Paint, Graphite

Comeback
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Abstract Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Paint

Outreach
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Contemporary Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Wood, Spray Paint

Trustin'
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Abstract Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Concrete

Blockboy
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Contemporary Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Concrete, Spray Paint

Don't Get It Twisted
By Desmond Lewis
Located in Nashville, TN
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2010s Contemporary Desmond Lewis Art

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Steel, Concrete

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Pinky
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