Theaster Gates
American, born 1973
1,696 followers
Theaster Gates
American, born 1973
1,696 followers
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Black Madonna,
Kunstmuseum Basel
2016
THEASTER GATES: TRUE VALUE,
Fondazione Prada
2013
personal, political, mysterious,
The FLAG Art Foundation

Claiming, “I think I’m a full-time artist, a full-time urban planner, and a full-time preacher with …

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Claiming, “I think I’m a full-time artist, a full-time urban planner, and a full-time preacher with an aspiration of no longer needing any of those titles,” Theaster Gates makes work focused on racism and poverty in America, and works to make change in downtrodden communities across the country. His practice is …

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