Dawoud Bey

American, born 1953

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Dawoud Bey

American, born 1953

552 followers

At the Metropolitan Museum of Art's 1969 exhibition "Harlem on My Mind," a …

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At the Metropolitan Museum of Art's 1969 exhibition "Harlem on My Mind," a Queens-raised 16-year-old with Harlem roots was inspired to become an artist. By 1979, Dawoud Bey, who also attributes photographers like Richard Avedon, Walker Evans, and Irving Penn as influences, had produced his first one-man …

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Solo show at a major institution
The Studio Museum in Harlem
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Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 3 more
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Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
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Artforum International Magazine
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Whitney Biennial, and 1 more
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