News & Events
A Conspiracy of Icons: The Art of Donald Locke, a solo exhibition, November 19, 2016-April 24, 2017, at the High Museum of Art Atlanta.
Skoto Gallery presents The Plantation Series: Paintings and Sculptures from the 1970s, a solo exhibition, April 14-May 28, 2016. Read online listings and reviews about this exhibition featured in Art Daily, Culture Type, and New York Times.
CERAMICS, a group show featuring mixed media ceramics by Donald Locke and six other ceramicists from across the country. Marcia Wood Gallery Midtown. The exhibition continues February 18 through March 19, 2016. Included in the show will be The Legacy of Hernando Cortez: Malinche, 2009, a large ceramic sculpture, 34″ tall, depicting scenes of Conquistadores, a reference Locke used in many of his drawings and paintings around 2008-2009.
Currently at Clark Atlanta University Art Galleries, 223 James P. Brawley Drive, Trevor Arnett Hall, 2nd Floor, Atlanta, GA 3031; January 17 through July 1, 2016: THIS POSTMAN COLLECTS, SELECTIONS FROM THE KERRY and C BETTY DAVIS COLLECTION. Their collection amassed over 35 years, highlights numerous major African American artists in all media, from the 1940′s to 2015.
Works by Donald Locke and Hew Locke at Tate Gallery, Britain’s Artist & Empire exhibition, November 25, 2015-April 10, 2016
Save the Date!!! Celebrating 85 Years, Donald Locke: The Legacy, October 21-27, 2015 at Marcia Wood Gallery (Castleberry)
Locke’s artwork on view at the Tradition Redefined: The Larry and Brenda Thompson Collection of African American Art Exhibition. View exhibition travel schedule here.
Locke among featured artists in the Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD) Exhibition, Dec. 5, 2013-Apr. 13, 2014 View highlights from this exhibition, including work by Donald Locke here. Driskell Center Acquires Two Bronze Sculptures by Locke from the Baccus Collection COLLEGE PARK, Md.―The University of Maryland’s David C. Driskell Center for the Study of the Visual Arts and Culture of African Americans and the African Diaspora (Driskell Center) announced today a bequest of more than 225 collected artworks valued at more than $2.2 million from the estate of the late Sandra Anderson Baccus and her husband, Lloyd T. Baccus, M.D. Mrs. Baccus, who passed in 2012, and her husband, who passed in 2006, lived in Roswell, Ga., where they led their medical business, Correctional Medial Associates, Inc., for more than 25 years. Mrs. Baccus served on the Driskell Center board from 2004 to 2006. Read the full article here.
Notable Artists on Exhibition at Castellini House Read the full article about this exhibit featured in the Guyana Times International.
Out of Anarchy Out of Anarchy: Five Decades of Ceramics and Hybrid Sculptures (1959–2009): The Work of Donald Locke illustrates in detail a collision of incompatible ideas that inevitably and fundamentally changed Locke’s approach to art in general and ceramics in particular. Published by Aljira in 2010, this 98-page hardcover book features over 65 illustrations and an in-depth interview with artist, writer and Aljira Co-Founder Carl E. Hazlewood. You can purchase Out of Anarchy for $75 plus shipping at Aljira’s online shop.
DONALD LOCKE: Master Works / Recent Works. View Video Donald Locke talks about his large scale drawings and mixed media sculpture November 20, 2008 at Skoto Gallery, 529 West 20th Street, 5th Floor / New York, NY 10011 Produced & Published by: The BG Group in cooperation with Skoto Gallery: www.skotogallery.com Writer/Video Director: Carl E Hazlewood Text Editor: Patricia A Patton Videography/Editing: David Gallardo Cover Photo: Arlington Weithers (Ruby: Garden of Eden) Back Cover Photo: Angelique Monet Color Correction/Menu Design/Title Work: PJ Galati Art Collector/Producer : Timothy T Griffith Copyright 2008, Timothy T Griffith