Local artist Che Lovelace work has been acquired by MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art LA as part of their permanent collection. The artist took to FB to announce the good news:
“I’m so thrilled to share news that my 2021 painting, Nyabinghi Drummers has been acquired by MOCA, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and will now form part of their permanent collection”.
Above all, it is of special significance for me that the chosen painting is so rooted in Caribbean iconography and energy.
It hopefully represents an expanding interest in Caribbean art and culture within a larger global conversation.
My favorite bit from the blurb on MOCA’s IG feed…. “his almost Cubist representations, dancing between the abstract and the realist….