Welcome to The Newport Biennial exhibiting artist audio page. Click on each artists' name to learn more about their work, processes, and inspiration. Want to learn even more? Visit their website, and tag them on social media.
(Artists are listed in alphabetical order.)
About our Juror
Kimberli Gant, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum
Gant, who will add works by artists from the African diaspora to the Brooklyn Museum’s modern and contemporary holdings, was most recently Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, Virginia. She is currently at work at a major traveling exhibition, “Black Orpheus: Jacob Lawrence and the Mbari Club,” which will open at the Chrysler before heading to the New Orleans Museum of Art and the Toledo Museum of Art. She has previously held curatorial posts at the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts, the Newark Museum, and the Contemporary Austin.