EVENTUALLY THE PENDULUM SWINGS
May 3, 2014 - June 16, 2014
NOTE: This is a Seed Space exhibition, curated by Rachel Bubis. Seed Space was founded by Adrienne Outlaw.
Merriweather's collages use imagery from printed advertising material in fashion and lifestyle magazines. In re-contextualizing these images, Merriweather examines ads that promote notions of racial prominence and inferiority.
Lester Merriweather holds an MFA from Memphis College of Art and a BA from Jackson State University. He has had solo exhibitions at Tops Gallery in Memphis, TN, Rush Arts Gallery in NYC, and Wertz Contemporary in Atlanta, GA.