I want every single person everywhere to come to the Michael C. Carlos Museum and check out the show, Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey. Why?
Because It. Is. Breathtaking.
Seriously, you guys. The colors. The juxtapositions. The energy. The vibrant reimaginings–it’s all there.
|Odysseus and the Sirens.|
There is something extraordinary and magical about the fusion of this jazz-inspired African-American artist “owning” and reinterpreting the emotional truths of Homer’s ancient Greek quest-saga.