Kara Walker is an African-American artist who rose to fame for her use of large paper silhouettes to explore social issues surrounding gender, race and black history.

Kara Walker
Kara Walker
Stockton, 1969
USA

Current Exhibitions

Homeless Souls

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Denmark

27 Jun — 22 Sep
Gathering together a dozen artistic voices from countries around the world for a conversation about exile as a political and existential reality, Homeless Souls presents the works of the artists from diverse countries, which speak...

Upcoming Exhibitions

Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker

Tate Modern
02/10/2019 — 05/04/2020

Past Exhibitions

The World on Paper

PalaisPopulaire
27/09/2018 — 07/01/2019

Histórias Afro-Atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Histories)

Instituto Tomie Ohtake
30/06/2018 — 21/10/2018

Histórias Afro-Atlânticas (Afro-Atlantic Histories)

Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand – MASP
28/06/2018 — 10/10/2018

Never Free to Rest

kurimanzutto
11/11/2017 — 16/12/2017

Resident Alien. The Marin Karmitz Collection

La Maison Rouge
15/10/2017 — 21/01/2018

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Stockton Country of birth: USA Date of birth: 1969 Lives in: New York, USA