Imani Shanklin Roberts
Admissions Counselor, Lecturer Admissions, Continuing and Professional Studies email@example.com 718.636.3514 p Brooklyn Campus, Myrtle Hall 2 West
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NewYork
Masters in Art and Design Education
Bachelors of Fine arts in Art & Design Education
Imani Shanklin Roberts recently has been noted for her execution in creating a Mural in conjunction with South African Tourism x CitiBike, dedicated to the world-renowned artist, Esther Mahlangu in Manhattan, New York. Roberts has coordinated Five solo exhibitions, most recently â€œPan-Washingtonianâ€, and has exhibited in various spaces including The Anacostia Arts Center, Weeksville Heritage Center, Blue Door Art Gallery, Busboyâ€™s & Poets, Karrot and the eco-eatery and community gathering space, Habana Outpost. The Brooklyn community has also gotten a glimpse of the artistâ€™s work in three recent shows: After Afropolitan, Out of Bounds: Freedom of Expression, and Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnerships Black Artstory Month. Huffington Post recently recognized her as a â€œRising Art Starâ€ and CBS DC honored her as one of the â€œBest Up-and-Coming Artists in DCâ€ in 2012. Robertsâ€™ distinct aesthetic empowers her viewers to deconstruct limitations and think beyond while embracing their cultural identities.