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Luminosity: Birth to Form - Opening Reception
Join Simmons University’s Trustman Art Gallery for the opening reception of Luminosity: Birth to Form featuring work by Anthony Peyton Young on Thursday, April 13 from 5 – 8PM.
In this exhibition, Young draws upon the quote “light confirms my reality, gives birth to my form” from Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man. In Young’s series “They Have Names,” he utilizes portraiture as a tool to commemorate the numerous unarmed victims who have passed due to white supremacy and hate crimes. After creating full portraits of each individual, he deconstructs and recontextualizes them into new, collective portraits. These shattered images reflect both the individual and ... view more »