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Flower for Romare
Dedicated To

 

ROMARE BEARDEN

Bearden is considered "one of the most creative and original visual artists of the twentieth century"* yet he had to support himself as a social worker for the City of New York for 25 years. In that sense, the trajectory of his success is representative of the struggle of most non-mainstream artists throughout the planet. His powerful work speaks for itself. What is honored here is the inspiration he continues to provide to this artist.

*http://www.beardenfoundation.org/artlife/biography/biography.shtml

photo credit: MOCA

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