Artist Reception with Bing Davis
Presented By Haan Museum
Lafayette, IN, Tippecanoe County
Feb. 3rd, 6-8 PM.
Meet artist Willis Bing Davis and experience his spectacular exhibition of "On the Shoulders of Ancestors: The Art of Willis "Bing" Davis.
This is a collaborative exhibition featured at both the Haan Museum and the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette.
Willis "Bing" Davis grew up in a neighborhood where there was a sense of community, where everyone knew who you were, and where great role models made a positive impact on the lives of its residents. While embracing his African-American heritage and culture, Davis creates thought provoking artwork that interweaves native patterns and fabrics and gives a new voice to found objects. Ceramic Ancestral Spirit Vases, masks, paintings and many other ceramic pieces showcase the talent and versatility of this prolific artist. Through his art, he inspires the viewer to explore their human potential and greatness.