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Artist of the moment…..Alvin Loving

Alvin Loving was an African American painter born in Detroit, Michigan in the year 1935 renown for his use of color and geometric shapes. Loving painted, made wall hangings, and also enjoyed the art of collage.

price range information: Works range from $3,000 to $84,000.

Loving burst onto the national scene after a solo show at the Whitney Museum of Art in 1969.

In this clip we view some of the artist’s wall hangings at a show with the great James Kalm!

 

Al Loving passed away in 2005 at the age of 69 years of age.

Multiple Winner of the National Endowment of the Arts fellowships.