The critically acclaimed exhibition 30 Americans makes its West Coast debut at TAM (24 September 2016 - 15 January 2017). 30 Americans showcases an influential group of prominent African American artists who have emerged as leading contributors to the contemporary art scene in the US and beyond.
The exhibition covers important topics in contemporary America including race, history, and gender. See 45 works of paintings, sculptures, installations, photographs and videos from artists including, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Nick Cave, Robert Colescott, Glenn Ligon, Kerry James Marshall, Wangechi Mutu, Lorna Simpson, Mickalene Thomas, Kara Walker, Carrie Mae Weems, and Kehinde Wiley.
Image: Kara Walker, Camptown Ladies, 1998. Installation, Rubell Family Collection. © Kara Walker. Courtesy Rubell Family Collection.