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.
Saturday, March 5, 2016
Rhythmistic art is future-primitif in nature and often concept. It is both impressive and expressive.
The work of Prof. Onli tends to meld technique and skill with concept and visual adventure. This work explores the Zulu tension of traditions yet being overwhelmed by the industrial modern era.