Visual Arts Program
 

Friday, November 9, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.

John Jennings & Stacey Robinson

Opening Reception and Artists' Talk

John Jennings and Stacey Robinson - Opening Reception and Artists' Talk
John Jennings and Stacey Robinson - Opening Reception and Artists' Talk
John Jennings and Stacey Robinson - Opening Reception and Artists' Talk

Artists' Talk: Friday, November 9, 8 pm in the Cinema

Exhibition continues through December 21
Black Kirby is a collaborative "entity" that is John "Pitch" Jennings and Stacey "Blackstar" Robinson.The introduction to this avatar is an exhibition of primarily works-on-paper that celebrates the incredible work of Jack Kirby and his contributions to the pop culture landscape. Black Kirby functions as a rhetorical tool by appropriating Kirby's bold forms and energetic ideas combined with themes centered around Afrofuturism, social justice, representation, magical realism, and using the culture of Hip Hop as a methodology for creating visual communication. Read more ...