Clifford Owens
American, born 1971
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Clifford Owens
American, born 1971
78 followers
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2014
Recess Activities at NADA Miami Beach 2014,
Recess
Recess,
Recess
2011
Clifford Owens: Photographs with an Audience (Miami),
Nina Johnson

Clifford Owens challenges the conventions of art-making through his raw, physically demanding …

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Clifford Owens challenges the conventions of art-making through his raw, physically demanding performances, in which he examines and overturns the historically subordinate position of African Americans in the arts and in society in general. Describing his own position as an artist, he states: “I dislike labels in …

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