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Tommy Mitchell b. 1983

Working exclusively in portraiture, Tommy employs ballpoint pen to create realism, juxtaposed with Acrylic to compliment the detail in his subjects. The figures depict emotions of longing, solidarity and reflection. Mitchell references fashion photography, along with religious elements to achieve an empowering representation of women of color in attempt to complicate the notions of ideal beauty.

 

SOLO SHOWS

2017

Black Gold, 670 Gallery

2016

Figurative Symmetry, IMAGE Gallery

2015

Francis., Selden Arcade

2013

Tommy Mitchell, Kitsch

 

GROUP SHOWS

2016

Double Take, 670 Gallery

2016

UNTOLD, Hampton University’s Armstrong Slater Gallery Presented by 670 Gallery

2016

RAWSPACE, IMAGE Gallery