America generated two great art movements: jazz and abstract expressionism. Both celebrated the transcendent individual. Musicians like George Clinton and James Brown developed a subversive sound grounded in community
—funk. The works of many contemporary African American craft artists do the same.
Featuring the work of: Malcolm Mobutu Smith, Kelly Phelps, Kyle Phelps, Lydia Thompson, David MacDonald, Yinka Orafidiya, Janathel Shaw, James Watkins, Sharif Bey, and Angelica Pozo.