• María Magdalena Campos-Pons – Cuban Artist

    María Magdalena Campos-Pons (August 22, 1959 - ) is a Cuban-born artist based in Boston. Campos-Pons works primarily in photography, performance, audiovisual media, and sculpture. She is considered a "key figure" among Cuban artists who found their voice in a post-revolutionary Cuba. "Six things are difficult in this world: to be a woman; to be black; to be [...]
  • Fiona Foley – Indigenous Australian

    Fiona Foley (born 1964) is a contemporary Indigenous Australian artist from Badtjala, Fraser Island, Queensland. She studied at the Sydney College of the Arts. She has travelled as an artist internationally and to remote communities in Northern Territory. In particular visits to Ramingining inspired an awakening to culture and a conscious commitment to living on her own land in Badtjala. She helped establish the Boomalli Aboriginal [...]
  • Kara Walker – African-American

    Kara Walker (born November 26, 1969) is a contemporary African-American artist who explores race, gender, sexuality, violence and identity in her work. She is best known for her room-size of black cut-paper silhouettes. Walker lives in New York and is on the faculty of the MFA program at Columbia University. Personal website.  Biography Walker was born in Stockton, California in 1969. Her retired father, Larry Walker, is a formally educated artist, [...]