About the artist

http://www.derrickadams.com/

selected works

Style Variation 9
2019
Style Variation 6
2019
Style Variation 7
2019
Style Variation Grid 6,
2019
Style Variation 10
2019
Style Variation Grid 5
2019
Floater
2017
Floater No. 24 (pretzel)
2016
Floater 61
2017
Floater 62
2017
Floater
2017
Floater
2017
Floater 73
2018
Orbiting Us #2
2017
Ebony Fashion Fair #1
2017

past exhibitions

1 – 5 May 2019

Derrick Adams

11 – 14 April 2019

Johnny AbrahamsDerrick AdamsDaniel Crews-Chubb

Dallas Art Fair

Vigo Gallery
8 June – 26 August 2018

Derrick Adams

Transmission

3 – 6 May 2018

Derrick AdamsLeonardo DrewIbrahim El-Salahi

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Pioneer Works
8 – 11 March 2018

Derrick Adams

Future People

25 January – 12 August 2018

Derrick Adams

Sanctuary

6 June – 18 September 2017

Derrick Adams

Future People

5 – 7 May 2017

Derrick AdamsIbrahim El-SalahiZak Ové

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair New York
3 May 2017 – 23 February 2018

Derrick Adams

Patrick Kelly, The Journey

18 November – 17 December 2016

Derrick Adams

Float

Vigo Gallery

selected press/news

19 January 2018

Derrick Adams

How an Artist Learned About Freedom From 'The Negro Motorist Green Book'
 

Derrick Adams

Mobility Through the Eyes of an Artist
 
Sanctuary
25 January – 12 August 2018
29 January 2018

Derrick Adams

 
Sanctuary
25 January – 12 August 2018

Derrick Adams

Wins Joyce Alexander Wein Artist Prize by New York’s Studio Museum in Harlem.
 

Derrick Adams

Artist Derrick Adams Reinterprets Kim Crow Era Travel Guidebooks
 
Sanctuary
25 January – 12 August 2018

Derrick Adams

10 Disruptors who are completely changing the art world
These players are shaking things up
Artsy
 

Derrick Adams

Artforum review

 
The Studio Museum, Harlem
3 May 2017 – 23 February 2018

Derrick Adams

Derrick Adams is Focusing on a Positive Vision for the Future
 
Sanctuary
25 January – 12 August 2018

Derrick Adams

Artist Explores The Vibrant, Complex History of Blackness on Television
 

video

Derrick Adams

VoCA Talk: Derrick Adams 'Future People' at Stoney Island Arts Bank, 2017

Derrick Adams

Go Stand Next to the Mountain

Video interludes

Derrick Adams

'The Entertainer' Performance at MoMa PS1, 2012 (excerpt)

Style Variation 9

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 177.8 x 111.8  cm / 70 x 44 in

Style Variation 6

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 117.8 x 111.8 cm / 46 3/8 x 44 in

Style Variation 7

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 177.8  x 111.8 cm cm / 70 x 44 in

Style Variation Grid 6,

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 177.8  x 111.8 cm cm / 70 x 44 in

Style Variation 10

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 177.8 x 111.8 cm  cm / 70 x 44 in

Style Variation Grid 5

2019Acrylic paint and graphite on digital photograph inkjet on watercolor paper 177.8 x 111.8 cm cm / 70 x 44 in

Floater

2017Acrylic paint and fabric collage on paper127 x 127 cm / 50 x 50 in

Floater No. 24 (pretzel)

2016Acrylic paint and fabric collage on paper127 x 127 cm / 50 x 50 in

Floater 61

2017Acrylic paint on paper131 x 131 cm / 51 5/8 x 51 5/8 in

Floater 62

2017acrylic paint on paper131 x 131 cm / 51 5/8 x 51 5/8 in

Floater

2017Acrylic paint and fabric collage on paper127 x 127 cm / 50 x 50 in

Floater

2017Acrylic paint and fabric collage on paper127 x 127 cm / 50 x 50 in

Floater 73

2018Acrylic paint, pencil, fabric collage and archival glue on paper 137.2 x 193 cm / 54 x 76 in

Orbiting Us #2

2017121.9 x 121.9 cm / 48 x 48 in

Ebony Fashion Fair #1

2017Mixed media collage on paper152.4 x 101.6 cm / 60 x 40 in