Sonya Clark

Reversals (Performance)

Reversals (Performance)

2019
Photo by Jessica Kourkounis for The New York Times
Monumental Cloth, The flag we should know

Monumental Cloth, The flag we should know

2019
Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño
Monumental Cloth, installation

Monumental Cloth, installation

2019
Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño
Edifice and Mortar (detail)

Edifice and Mortar (detail)

2018
Brick, human hair
Unraveled & Unraveling

Unraveled & Unraveling

2015
Battle Flag of the Confederacy (cotton)
Hair Craft Project 2014

Hair Craft Project 2014

Jamilah Williams (left)
Kamala Bhagat (right)
pickney

pickney

1997
cloth, wood, and thread
madam cj walker

madam cj walker

2008
combs
afro abe ii (peacock)

afro abe ii (peacock)

2010
paper and thread
black hair flag (detail)

black hair flag (detail)

2010
cloth and thread
onigi 13

onigi 13

1997
cloth and thread
hook head

hook head

2003
wool felt and beads
iterations

iterations

2008
combs
mom's wisdom

mom's wisdom

2011
hair

Current Exhibitions

Barring Freedom

April 29 - June 19

John Jay College of Criminal Law, New York, New York

“Her inventive use of forms and bright colors make this work a strong statement of cultural identity.”

—Monica Blackmun Visona, Michael Harris, et al
A History of Art in Africa