THE PURPLE UMBRELLA
Artist Charles Bibbs
Media : Lithograph
Limited Edition S/N 600
Size : 25 x 39
Internationally Acclaimed Artist
Mixed media artist, acrylic, pen and ink. Using his ethnic heritage as inspiration, along with a mixture of realism and fantasy, Charles has developed a distinctive style that is uniquely Charles Bibbs, a native of Southern California, Bibbs exposure to African and Native American Art which both have a distinct, spiritual motivation, is strongly reflected in his work. Bibbs's artwork manages to fuse African, African American and Native American cultural themes, to make powerful cross cultural statements. His art is thought provoking and arouses strong emotion across ethnic, gender and generational boundaries across the board. His art conveys a deep sense of spirituality, majesty and dignity, they recognizably Bibbs.
Notable collectors include Queen Latifah, Steve Harvey, Frankie Beverly, Najee, Earl Graves, Bernard Kinsey, Marc Brown, Drs. Frank and Marsha Glover, Dr. and Mrs. Charles Mitchell, University of Arizona and Fox Searchlight Pictures.