Artist

Purvis Young

Self-taught, Young’s practice was inspired by elements such as documentarie, art books, American history and spiritual folklore; his visual vocabulary included a vast array of subjects, like sports, musicians, urban landscapes, portraits and more.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
100+ Degrees in The Shade. A Survey of South Florida Art
There has not been a definitive survey exhibition of South Florida Art presented since 2001. This expansive...
12 Nov 2015 - 01 Jan 2016
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Transphysics: Istwa, Landscapes, Paisajes
Art and Culture Centre of Hollywood presents the group exhibition “transphysics: istwa, landscapes,...
05 Nov 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
Exhibitions
Purvis Young
Purvis Young is a large-scale exhibition, encompassing the foundation’s entire first floor, featuring...
03 Dec 2018 - 29 Jun 2019
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Personal Structures – Identities
European Cultural Centre presents ehibition Personal Structures at its three venues, Palazzo Mora, Palazzo...
11 May 2019 - 24 Nov 2019
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Inaugural Exhibition of the Rubell Museum
Drawn entirely from their expansive collection of over 7,200 works by more than 1,000 artists, the Inaugural...
04 Dec 2019 - 30 Nov 2020
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What Carried Us Over: Gifts from Gordon W. Bailey
The collective exhibition celebrates the multiple donations by the Los Angeles-based collector Gordon...
12 Sep 2019 - 25 Apr 2020