Cheryl Ann Bolden, a sixth generation removed African American, brings to her work travel experience and study in the United States of America, United Kingdom, China, Africa, Australia and Central America.

Africaine-Américaine de la 6ème génération, Cheryl Ann Bolden est une artiste et le conservateur du musée Precious Cargo.

China

Beijing 1981

Essays: An African American woman in China part 1 and part 2 (PDF files)

Read the Artist’s Statement by clicking here.

Read an article about Precious Cargo (in German) at Uni Lëtzebuerg by clicking here (PDF file).

An article from 1993 about Cheryl Ann Bolden in Portuguese part 1 and part 2 (PDF files).

ExhibitionsExpositions

2008: Maison Populaire Montreuil: Expressions Afro-Americaines

February 2008: Espace Canopy, Paris Mairie d’Aubervilliers: Hommage à Rosa Parks

2006: Coed Rural Art Center, Installation, Wales, UK

2006: American Library in Paris

2003: Victoria Albert Museum, London

1998: American Embassy, American School of Tegucigalpa: Mujeres Negras y Instituto Hondureo de Cultura Interamericana, Tegucigalpa, Honduras

1997: Cambridge University (Clare Hall) 1997, Pontypridd, Wales, UK – Greenwich Museum, UK

1995: Liverpool Institute of Higher Education, UK

1994: Amerika Haus, Munich, Germany

1993: Sociedade des Belas Artes, NATO, American School, Lisbon, Portugal 1990-1993: Bolden Gallery, University of Virginia, Mary Baldwin College, The Charlottesville Public Schools, Virginia, USA

1990: Virginia Children’s Discovery Museum, USA: “African Music and Masquerade”, installation and programme for children of 4-12 years

1988: Wearable Art, Second Street Gallery, USA

1987, 88: International Boutique Shows, USA

1985: Sacred Cows, Contemporary American Women Artists, USA

1984-1991: Bolden Gallery

1984, 85, 86: Black Memorabilia Expositions, USA

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2008: « Expressions Afro-Americaines », Maison Populaire de Montreuil

Février 2008: « Hommage à Rosa Parks », Espace Canopy, Paris et Mairie d’Aubervilliers

2006: Installation, Coed Rural Art Center (Pays de Galles, Royaume-Uni)

2006: American Library, Paris

2003: Victoria and Albert Museum, Londres

1998: « Mujeres Negras », Ambassade des Etats-Unis, American School, et Instituto Hondureo de Cultura Interamericana, Tegucigalpa (Honduras)

1997: Cambridge University (Clare Hall), Pontypridd, Pays de Galles, Greenwich Museum (Royaume-Uni)

1995: Liverpool Institute of Higher Education (Royaume-Uni)

1994: Amerika Haus, Munich, (Allemagne)

1993: Sociedade des Belas Artes, NATO et American School, Lisbonne (Portugal)

1990-1993: Bolden Gallery, University of Virginia, Mary Baldwin College, The Charlottesville Public Schools, Virginie (USA)

1990: “African Music and Masquerade”, installation et programme pour des enfants de 4 à 12 ans, Virginia Children’s Discovery Museum, Virginie (USA)

1988: Wearable Art, Second Street Gallery, USA

1987, 88: International Boutique Shows, USA

1986, 87, 88: Americana Craft Society, USA

1985: Sacred Cows, Contemporary American Women Artists, USA

1984-89: Bolden Gallery Museum

1984-1991: Bolden Gallery

1984, 85, 87, 88: International Bead Society Shows, USA

1984, 85, 86: Expositions Black Memorabilia, USA

1984: “Bolden Collection of African Art” Piedmont Virginia Community College (USA)

 

TV

Cheryl Ann Bolden on France24 speaking about: Oprah Winfrey: The ultimate American dream?