Sonya Clark

Obama and Lincoln, (Penny Portrait)

Obama and Lincoln, (Penny Portrait)

2011
Print
Juror's and People's Choice Winners

Juror's and People's Choice Winners

Jamilah Williams (left)
Kamala Bhagat (right)
Albers #1

Albers #1

2013
cotton thread, combs
Hair Chair

Hair Chair

2012
Chair, cloth, thread
mom's wisdom or cotton candy

mom's wisdom or cotton candy

2011
hair
Madame CJ Walker

Madame CJ Walker

2008
combs
Adrienne's Roots

Adrienne's Roots

2008
hair
tufts

tufts


handy ii

handy ii

2005
beads and wood
afro abe

afro abe

2008
paper and thread, peacock feathers
afro abe

afro abe

2008
paper and thread, peacock feathers

Current Exhibitions

Hair: Textures of Belonging

March 4 - April 4

Studio 3 Gallery, University of Kent Canterbury, United Kingdom

Permanent and Natural

Feb 22 - April 18

Carnegie Center for Art & History. New Albany, IN

Solo Show: Sonya Clark – MATRIX 184

Feb 6 - May 3

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT

‘NEWS

ARTIST LECTURES:

March 5 @ 7pm: Hoffman Artist Lecture, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

March 8 @ 2pm: Tremaine Lecture, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT

March 25 @ 6pm: Keynote Address, NCECA, Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond, VA

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Read the The New York Times article “Rediscovering the Confederate Flag of Truce,” by Jon Hurdle, April 1, 2019

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“Artists Selected for Kehinde Wiley’s Inaugural Residency Program In Senegal,” ARTFORUM, July 23, 2019

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Hair Craft Project Catalogues now available for purchase!

Get your copy at haircraftproject.com.

“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