Larry "Poncho" Brown Retrospective Book

Larry "Poncho" Brown
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  • Hard Bound Cover Book
  • 256 Pages
  • Features over 300 works of art by Larry "Poncho" Brown
  • 40 Years of the Art of Larry Poncho Brown
  • Foreword written by Dr. Leslie King Hammond, and an introduction by author Dennis Forbes.

Discover the artistic journey of Larry "Poncho" Brown through his retrospective book, a beautifully produced 256-page hardbound masterpiece celebrating four decades of his prolific career. In the world of art, a retrospective book is a crucial collection that showcases an artist's evolution, highlighting their most significant works and the milestones of their creative journey. This essential volume features over 300 published works by Brown, offering fans and collectors an unparalleled look at his extensive oeuvre. With a foreword by Dr. Leslie King Hammond and an introduction by author Dennis Forbes, the book provides deep insights into Brown's artistic process and his impact on contemporary art.

Dr. Leslie King Hammond is a distinguished art historian and curator known for her work in African American art and her role as Founding Director of the Center for Race and Culture at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Dennis Forbes is a respected author and art critic celebrated for his contributions to the understanding and appreciation of contemporary artists.

This beautifully crafted retrospective isn't just a book—it's a statement piece for your home. Display it on your coffee table to spark conversations about art and culture, place it on your bookshelf to enrich your collection, or use it as a source of daily inspiration in your personal space. Its stunning cover and captivating content make it a perfect addition to any room.

Larry "Poncho" Brown, a Baltimore native, has been a full-time artist in America for the past 40 years. His work is characterized by rich cultural symbolism and vibrant imagery, which have deeply resonated with the African American community and beyond. This retrospective not only celebrates his artistic achievements but also illuminates the perseverance and passion that have driven his success. Published by Mandela Media, this book allows art enthusiasts to experience Brown's journey in his own words, revealing the backstory behind his rise to prominence. For those who appreciate the transformative power of art, this retrospective is a must-have addition to your collection.

The book is also available autographed by the artist or remarqued, featuring a small original drawing by the artist, for an additional cost.

Edition Open Edition
Medium Paper
SKU poncho-retrospective

Larry "Poncho" Brown

Larry "Poncho" Brown, a native of Baltimore, MD, is a renowned artist known for his captivating and diverse body of work. With a career spanning over several decades, Poncho emerged as a talented signwriter at the young age of 17 and has since dedicated his life to the world of art. Holding a Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the Maryland Institute College of Art, he has graced the pages of esteemed publications such as Upscale, Ebony, Essence, and Jet magazines with his extraordinary art, both fine and commercial. Poncho's creations have also garnered attention in various television shows and movies, including "A Different World," "The Wire," and "Soulfood," captivating audiences with his vibrant and thought-provoking pieces. With a client list boasting esteemed names like Camille Cosby and Anita Baker, as well as his works displayed in prestigious institutions like the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Poncho's influence and appeal extend far and wide. Alongside his artistic pursuits, Poncho is dedicated to philanthropy, having founded Raising The Arts, a platform that has contributed over 70 images to support non-profit organizations and African American causes. Additionally, he co-founded the Creative Quarantine, a collaborative effort with fellow artists, where the month of January is dedicated to creating new experimental works. Poncho's art resonates with admirers for its captivating rhythm, movement, and unity, as he skillfully merges past and present artistic stylizations to convey a sense of realism, mysticism, and beauty. Through his creations, Poncho pays homage to his personal values and consistently explores themes of unity, family, and spirituality, making his art universally appealing and awe-inspiring.

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