27th - 30th September 2018
At art berlin 2018 Galerie Michael Haas presents new works by David Nicholson, Booth 3.C.2.
The painting-series of larger-than-life portraits consist of five Americans by David Nicholson from 2016-2018 show a Union General, Confederate General Beauregard, Lakota Chief Medicine Crow, an African American slave, and a Spanish Conquistador.
“I chose each character as a condensed portrait of the populations fighting for dominance on the American continent. America’s inability to reconcile the people who have come to live under its constitution still haunts the country to this day.” - David Nicholson
Nicholson was born in Montreal in 1970 and lives in Berlin.