The exhibit runs from July 15th to August 12th at 24 Clay St. Red Bank, NJ. The opening reception will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, from 6 to 10 pm.
Detour Gallery is proud to announce the debut of “An American Urbanite” a solo exhibition of artwork by Ron Haywood Jones. Parson's School of Design alumni, Ron Haywood Jones’ work has been displayed in Sotheby’s, The Bronx Museum, The Brooklyn Museum and in a collaborative effort, #THEUNKNOWNS, a project put together by rapper and producer Kasseem Dean, otherwise known as Swizz Beatz. Ron Haywood Jones’ painting technique emphasizes the use of vivid color, texture and sequential symbols influenced by his time spent working in textile design. This urban industrial artwork is inspired by reflection of the past, Jones narrows in on the individualization of people from Africa and social movements circa 1960 that have affected contemporary issues.