Derrick Adams

Float

Vigo Gallery21 Dering Street, London W1S 1AL
18 November – 17 December 2016

Float is a series of large-scale works on paper exploring ideas of celebration, highlighting the Black figure in the context of contemporary culture and leisure. With a nod to cultural perseverance, the display gives perspective to the creative output and outlet of Black America as a reaction to the joys and struggles of just being.

selected works

Floater
2017
Floater
2017
Floater
2017
Floater No. 24 (pretzel)
2016
Floater
2017
Floater No. 25 (smarties)
2016
Floater No. 12 (shark)
2016

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

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

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

Floater No. 25 (smarties)

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

Floater No. 12 (shark)

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