Born August 30~ Amy Sherald

Amy Sherald (born August 30, 1973) is an American painter whose portraits document contemporary African-American experience in the United States.
Biography on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Sherald

Breonna Taylor by Amy Sherald / 2020 / Oil on linen / 54″x43″
National Museum of African American History & Culture, DC, and Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY

Amy Sherald on Artnet: http://www.artnet.com/artists/amy-sherald/

Further reading:
https://www.hauserwirth.com/artists/11577-amy-sherald
https://www.creativeboom.com/inspiration/the-great-american-fact-amy-sherald/
https://www.interviewmagazine.com/art/amy-sherald-discuss-thom-browne-devoting-your-life-to-art

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