Afro Futuristic visual art is born of Rhythmism. Onli's shown to positive acclaim with Cool Globes, The Tubman Museum, MCA, New Museum of Contemporary Art, The Krannert Museum, OSUN, Younger Gallery, UIC, The DuSable Museum, Chicago Children's Museum, The FIAP in Paris, plus many publications, with his compelling future-primitif expressions which he termed as "Rhythmism" in the early 1970s. Educators, collectors, curators, critics, publishers and students are.. " Welcome!"
Installation series from ONLI STUDIOS presented at the DuSable Museum in Chicago.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
These Rhythmistic canvases, sized 40" X 48" & 30" X 48", serve up ONLI STUDIOS's characters as fine art. The upper right painting is from Onli's "No Evils" collection. The other three are derived from ONLI STUDIOS' Rhythmistic characters and indie Graphic Novels.
Onli has re-imagined and manifested the super hero icon as a contemporary mythology in actual expressions of indie creativity, culture and commerce.
They will be shown at "BLACK AGE XVIII" in Sept. in Chicago at the South Side COmmunity Art Center.
Onli's works have been well received in galleries and visiting artist lectures.
ONLI STUDIOS' has a monthly open studios each 3rd Friday on the 3rd floor of the Bridgeport Art Center in Chicago. At 3400 south Racine. Studio #3110. 6pm until 10pm.