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Great Force Exhibit

Great Force
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October 5, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020

"Great Force is an exhibition that uses painting, sculpture, photography, video, and performance to examine the reality of race in the United States. It will feature new commissions and recent work by an intergenerational group of 24 established and emerging artists"


Radcliffe Bailey 
Benae Beamon 
Kevin Beasley
Alexandra Bell
Paul Stephen Benjamin
Sedrick Chisom 
Tony Cokes
Bethany Collins
Aria Dean
Tomashi Jackson
Richard Kennedy
Charlotte Lagarde
Glenn Ligon
Mores McWreath
Troy Michie
Shani Peters
Robert Pruitt
John Lucas & Claudia Rankine
Paul Mpagi Sepuya
Xaviera Simmons
Sable Elyse Smith
Carrie Mae Weems
The Racial Imaginary Institute


Great Force Exhibit - Artists in VCU Libraries Collections