Clark County Public Arts Office and Pearson Community Center Presents
Exhibiting: October 13th- December 8th
Reception: December 8th, 5pm-7pm
Workshop: November 4th, 2pm-4pm
LaRon Emcee is a multi-disciplined visual artist from Gary, IN. His artworks draw inspiration from the faces and life scenes seen and interacted with daily. LaRon Emcee is heavily inspired by comic books, afro-futurism, realism, cartoons, and portraiture. He uses a mix of all these to convey his message. LaRon is currently working on multiple bodies of traditional medium work as well as digital illustrations, and murals.
His exhibition, “… And So We Make Our Own Clouds” shows bright colors, patterns and surreal settings that are backdrops for snapshots of faces within the Black diaspora. His paintings are created by portraits influenced by afro-futurism, with the intentions to create monuments of faces from his community. Connecting nature and the human experience together along with a contribution to beauty by mixing portraiture, cartoons, and surrealism to create an experience in his artwork. Cloud motifs are used as a symbol of dreams and a celebration of Black hair.
At Pearson Community Center
1625 W Carey Ave, North Las Vegas.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89106
Monday to Friday, 7:00 am to 9:00 pm,
Saturday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Closed on Sundays.