Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

born 1977

Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, ‘Razorbill’ 2020
Razorbill 2020
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Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (born 1977) is a British painter and writer. She is best known for her portraits of imaginary subjects, or ones derived from found objects, who are painted in muted colours. Her work has contributed to the renaissance in painting the Black figure. Her paintings often are presented in solo exhibitions.

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