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This new body of work is Michael C. Thorpe’s response to the disparity of POC’s engagement with nature and the outdoors. He seeks to dismantle this inequality and move towards bridging the gap by showing his love for nature and the outdoors.

Press Release

Boston, MA - November 16, 2021 – LaiSun Keane Gallery is delighted to announce the representation of artist Michael C. Thorpe (b. 1993). The artist is best known for his vibrant quilted paintings, bringing the immediacy of a photograph together with the abstraction of collage. His work incorporates portraiture, still life, text and interiors, and refers back to the quilting tradition of his …

Boston, MA - November 16, 2021 – LaiSun Keane Gallery is delighted to announce the representation of artist Michael C. Thorpe (b. 1993). The artist is best known for his vibrant quilted paintings, bringing the immediacy of a photograph together with the abstraction of collage. His work incorporates portraiture, still life, text and interiors, and refers back to the quilting tradition of his mother’s family and the rich history of African American quilting.

To celebrate the announcement, Thorpe will be presenting seven all-new works during the Untitled Art Show in Miami Beach, November 29 - …

Location

Booth C8