Cleon Peterson’s “Poison.”

Currently showing at Detroit, Michigan’s Library Street Collective is Cleon Peterson’s (Previously on Supersonic) epic solo show, “Poison.”  The show features a multitude of new paintings as well as incredible looking porcelain sculptures designed after his iconic painted subjects with a theme around the show focusing on the idea of revenge.  Peterson states that revenge is a “poison” of our current social environment and portrays this in ghastly scenes of violence being acted out by his black and white subjects.

Continue below to see more of Peterson’s paintings and sculptures for “Poison.”

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