Sonya Clark

Solo Exhibition


On view from October 1, 2011 to November 19, 2011.

Sonya Clark uses materials from black culture as symbolic elements in her work. Featured will be "Madam C.J. Walker" a remarkable 10' x 7' portrait of a historically important 19th century black cosmetologist and entrepreneur, constructed entirely of hair combs - first exhibited at the inaugural exhibition of the Museum of Art & Design in New York, and currently on view at the Milwaukee Museum of Art. 

Private Reception: Saturday, October 1st, 4-6pm

Artist will be present. Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 23rd to kat@snyderman-works.com

Public Opening: Friday, October 7th, 5:30-9pm

Sonya Clark Lecture at The Philadelphia Art Alliance: Thursday, November 10th, 7pm

Color Catalog Available

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Installation image of Penny Loafers and Flat Twist on an Idyllic Remnant

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