THE LIFE AND ART OF HARRY FONSECA
What is it: This exhibit remembers and shares the talent, perspective and legacy of the late Harry Fonseca (Maidu/Nisenan, Portuguese, Hawaiian, 1946–2006). One of the most beloved and revered contemporary Native artists of our time, Fonseca is known for the versatility and experimentation of his work. His retrospective exhibition, Harry Fonseca: The Art of Living, explores histories of Native peoples, of painting and the humanity of a life well lived.
Who is it for: Harry Fonseca: The Art of Living will appeal to anyone that loves contemporary art and loves to be inspired. For those that are familiar with Fonseca’s work, they can expect to gain more insight into his warmth and humor often depicted in his art.