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An Artist to Know: Amy Sherald

August 20, 2019


Amy Sherald (born August 30, 1973) is an American painter based in Baltimore, Maryland.

She is best known for her portrait paintings. Her choices of subjects aim to enhance the genre of American art historical realism by telling African-American stories within their own traditions.

Please take a moment to view the brief video about Ms. Sherald.

Amy Sherald is DEFINITLEY an artist to know!