Edward M. Gómez
– Jan 26, 2016, 3:09 PM
It has been said that when gods fall, the earth shakes. Yesterday night, the news broke that the Alabama-based African-American artist Thornton Dial had died on Monday at his home in McCalla, just southeast of Birmingham, at the age of 87. A master…
Terry ElliottJust in case you missed this man's passing. A GIANT.
Alexandra M. Thomas
– Dec 15, 2020, 2:05 PM
Dial World, Part I: The Tiger That Flew over New York Cit y welcomes viewers with the titular painting from 1990, hung in the lobby of David Lewis. Inspired by his first trip to NYC from Alabama, Thornton Dial centers tall, white skyscrapers…