Im concerned about the future of the black artist; the lasting effect of our work on our own children. Its important that we, as artists, make some statements to affect change. Originally from Harlem, New York, Frazier left home when he was 16 years old to become an artist. Courses at the New York Art Students League, Nassau Community College, and Hofstra University helped shape his creativity. In 1980, He moved to Dallas where he began exploring the silkscreen medium.Fraziers publication of prints has made his work more affordable to more people, an important goal for him to achieve. He uses swatches of vibrantly colored Kente cloth and figurines from countries such as Ghana and Upper Volta, and from the Ashanti tribe. His company is called "Visions in Black Gallery", run by his wife, Judy. Frank Frazier is largely a self-taught artist whose concerns revolve around the movement of black art galleries and Black art in America.
His work is influenced greatly by world events. For instance, he began a piece called " War Another Time " two days after the war in the Persian Gulf stated. A collage and watercolor, it projects Fraziers questioning of a U. Military role in the Middle East during the Gulf War versus what he feels was the United States ambivalence toward apartheid in South Africa. The Subject of war is familiar to the artist, who served in Vietnam.
In fact, his first professional art exhibit, in 1971 featured oil paintings detailing his experiences in the war. Frank Fraziers work has been featured in books, films and television and movies like. Exhibitions of his art include shows at the African American museum, Hempstead, New York; Armour J.Blackburn Gallery, Howard University, Washington, D. Library, Dallas; and the Brooklyn Museum. We value you as our customer. Romare Bearden, Joseph Beasley, Sami Bentil, Charles Bibbs, Michael Anthony Brown, Margaret Burroughs, Elizabeth Catlett, Larry Poncho Brown, Calvin Burnett, Leroy Campbell, James Denmark, Albert Fennell, Frank Frazier, Daryle Halbert, Kim Johnson, Steven Long, Keith Mallett, Call Massey, Desmond McFarlane, Michael Platt, Preston Sampson, William Toilliver, Andrew Turner and more. The item "Frank Frazier, Listed African American, Signed, Original Ink Drawing" is in sale since Sunday, November 4, 2018. This item is in the category "Art\Mixed Media Art & Collage Art". The seller is "art-dealer" and is located in Washington, District Of Columbia.
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