framed artwork black gold handfinished figure
Unframed artwork black gold hand-finished figure, Kalima by Ferrari Sheppard
Kalima by Ferrari Sheppard - detailed shot

Through gestural scenes of childhood and family, American artist Ferrari Sheppard celebrates humanity and diasporic Black life.

Kalima is based on an original painting of the same name, part of an ongoing study exploring methods of rendering the figure.

Edition size
50 editions
Framed: 118cm x 93cm x 4cm
Unframed: 110cm x 85cm
26 colour screenprint is hand finished by the artist with unique elements in acrylic paint, charcoal and 24k gold on Coventry Rag Vellum 320gsm.
Hand-finished the edition in the artist's signature energetic style, giving each piece its own unique character.
Release date
March 17, 2021
From the artist
artist holding up his large print in front of his body in his studio
More about Ferrari Sheppard
Ferrari Sheppard was born in 1983 in Chicago, and now lives and works in Los Angeles.