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Jeffrey Sims

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20141005162753-atom_72
Atom, 2014 Oil on Canvas 24" X 24" © 2014
20141005162341-slicesofpiegeorgeweezy_bric
Slices of Pie for George and Weezy, 2014 Oil on Canvas 24" X 24" © 2014
20141005163148-mixed_bric
Mixed, 2014 Oil on Canvas 24" X 24" © 2014
20141104163953-threelittlepigs_bric
The Three Little Pigs, 2014 Oil on Linen 22" X 30" © 2014
20141005163459-colonycollapse_72
Colony Collapse, 2014 Oil on Linen 30" X 40" © 2014
20130808034653-milk_honey
In the Land of Milk and Honey, 2013 Oil on Linen 30" X 15" © 2013
20130228162134-800
800 (still life with malt liquor, gold chain, pipe, currency), 2013 Oil on Canvas 12" X 16" © 2013
Pigsft_1
Still-life with bbq pigs feets, silver dish, tobasco sauce, 2009 Oil on Canvas 14" X 11" © 2009
Brkfst_champions
Breakfast of Champions (still life with fried bologna, scrambled egg, half a biscuit, and orange drink), 2009 Oil on Canvas 16" X 20" © 2009
20130228055431-dax
Dax (still life with pomade, gold chain, earrings), 2012 Oil on Linen 14" X 18" © 2012
20130303231616-royalcrown_150
Royal Crown, 2009 Oil on Canvas 10" X 18" © 2009
Murrays_1
Murray's #1, 2009 Oil on Canvas © 2009
Highyellow
High Yellow, 2007 Oil on Canvas 14" X 16"
Yellowwasted
Yellow Wasted, 2007 Oil on Canvas 10" X 12"
Dsc01100
Reflection (In the Company of Others), 2007 Oil on Canvas 12" X 14"
Wi__er_stills
wi**er , 2007 Video (run Time: 5 Minutes)
Noteveryone
Not For Everyone, 2007 Mixed 42" X 26" X 55"
Gen_blfs123
Genealogy of Beliefs 1, 2 & 3 (of 5) installation view, 2009 Porcelain, Enamel, Pine, Mdf 91.5" X 15" X 10"
Gen_blfs123high
Genealogy of Beliefs 1, 2 & 3 (of 5) installation view, 2009 Porcelain, Enamel, Pine, Mdf 91.5" X 15" X 10"
56
Genealogy of Beliefs #2, 2009 Mixed Media © BRIC Rotunda Gallery
20130301052330-portrait_me
Quick Facts
Birthplace
Chattanooga, TN
Lives in
Brooklyn
Works in
Brooklyn
Schools
Cornish College of the Arts, 1997, BFA
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn
Tags
still life, still-life, wealth, working-class, food, culinary art, hip-hop, colony, american, painting, sculpture, mixed-media, video-art
Statement

My work has always dealt with aspects of the human condition. I am currently exploring issues of class, wealth, and power. By referencing Black Americana, American history, religion, and the culinary arts I am seeking to present the similarities and contrasts that bind some and divide others.