Mickalene Thomas - I was born to do great things, 2014 (detail)

Mickalene Thomas

United States 1971

Installation, Video Art, Painting, Collage

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Mickalene Thomas
Mickalene Thomas
Female
United States
1971
September 14, 2013
Nina Karaicic is a journalist with experience in TV and radio media. Born in 1989, she had studied at the University of Belgrade – Faculty of Political Sciences (Journalism). Interests: Photography, Art, Film, Folklore, Video Games

Mickalene Thomas is a contemporary African American artist best known for her complex paintings made of rhinestones, acrylic and enamel.

Featured image: Mickalene Thomas – I was born to do great things, 2014 (detail). Acrylic on canvas. 60 × 84 in. 152.4 × 213.4 cm. Photo courtesy Kavi Gupta Gallery