Rand Suffolk, Nancy and Holcombe T. Green, Jr., director of the High Museum of Art, has announced this morning that the Museum has received 54 works from the Souls Grown Deep Foundation, one of the most significant acquisitions by the High’s folk and self-taught art department since its establishment in 1994.
The High Museum of art has announced Fever Within: The Art of Ronald Lockett. October 9 through January 8, 2017. The exhibition will be the first comprehensive collection of work by Lockett (American, 1965 – 1998), who produced nearly 400 artworks before his death at 32. He’s revered for bridging the gap between self-taught and mainstream contemporary American artists.