Yaddo

Interdisciplinary artist Nafis M. White on unraveling history, finding resilience and beauty in loss, and enlisting raw materials like hair to explore power and identity. Contributing artists: Joseph Keckler, Crayon, Sounds of Blackness, Erykah Badu.

Nafis M. White: Paint the Town Red is on view through February 10 at Cade Tompkins Projects in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Collectively, Yaddo artists have won 82 Pulitzer Prizes, 34 MacArthur Fellowships, 71 National Book Awards and a Nobel Prize in Literature. Learn more about the impact of Yaddo.

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