Genesis Tramaine: Sanctuary

November 18, 2020 through December 12, 2021

GT 2b
Photo credit: @shleyzilla

 

Genesis Tramaine (b. 1983, Brooklyn, NY / lives and works in Brooklyn, NY) is the Rubell Museum’s 2020 Artist-in-Residence. Sanctuary encompasses a series of eight paintings the artist created during her six-week residency at the museum. Heavily influenced by her spiritual upbringing and study of the Bible, in this series, the artist depicts biblical figures and portraits.

 

Vessel of a Nation, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, collage, oil pastels, Gravy Master Browning Sauce, and the Holy Spirit
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Vessel of a Nation 300

 

Vessel of PSALM, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, and the Holy Spirit
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Vessel of PSALM 300

 

Covered by the Blood, Self-Reflection, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, Gravy Masters Browning Sauce, and the Holy Spirit
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Covered by the Blood Self Reflection 300

 

God Gave me a Song, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, and the Holy Spirit
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G God Gave me a Song 300

 

Lbn - Life, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, and the Holy Spirit
72 x 72 in. (182.9 x 182.9 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Lbn Life 300

 

Forgive Yourself, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, Lawry’s Sea Salt, and the Holy Spirit
72 x 72 in. (182.9 x 182.9 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Forgive Yourself 300

 

Mother. Saint. Rebekah, 2020
acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, and the Holy Spirit
72 x 72 in. (182.9 x 182.9 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Mother Saint Rebekah 300

 

Hold on, I am Following, 2020
Acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, oil pastels, and the Holy Spirit
72 x 72 in. (182.9 x 182.9 cm)
acquired in 2020
Tramaine G Hold on I am Following 300