Song Keepers Horse, 2018
Coal, oil paper, gold dust, mixed medium on wood panel
6 x 4 feet
Courtesy of the artist and Deborah Colton Gallery
Angelbert Metoyer was born in Houston, Texas in 1977 and studied at the Atlanta College of Art and Design before transferring to Texas Southern University. His work ranges from painting to sculpture, video to sound art and performance. He has mounted numerous solo and group exhibitions both nationally and internationally, and his work can be found in the permanent collections of the Houston Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX; Williamsburg Museum of 21st Century Art, New York, NY; African American Museum of Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX; University of Texas Warfield Center, Austin, Texas; MMT Collection, Memphis, TN; Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX; and The ACE Collection, Houston, TX. Metoyer currently lives and works between The Netherlands and Houston, Texas.