Sonya Clark

Unravelled & Unravelling

Unravelled & Unravelling

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
adrienne's roots

adrienne's roots

2008
hair
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

Follicular: The Hair Stories of Sonya Clark (Solo Exhibit)

October 1 2016 - May 16 2017

Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke VA

SOLO: Bitter, Sweet, and Tender

September 2-October 15, 2016

Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA

Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art

August 31 2016 - Jan 8 2017

Nasher Museum, Duke University

“Clark represents a significant body of knowledge drawn from an exceptional academic foundation and an ancestral stream of grandparents”

—Bill Gaskins
Professor of Art, Cornell University