Jabari At A Bar, 2020
Textile, muslin fabric and thread
22 x 24 inches
Jabari at a bar - This work is a depiction of my good friend Jabari at a bar. He is a fabulous film maker. Jabari and I were meeting up so we could catch up and he told me that he was going to start working as a videographer on Elizabeth Warren’s campaign.
MICHAEL THORPE, Jabari At A Bar
Michael C. Thorpe
Based in New York City
Education : 2016 Emerson College, Boston, MA
Selected Public Collections: Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Michael C. Thorpe is a visual artist living and working out of New York, New York, with a primary focus in textiles. His mother, Susan Richards, taught him the art and craft of quilting. Thorpe is exploring the limitations of both social constructs and textiles by combining fabrics, imagery and language to evoke alternative perspectives on the human experience.