Ski-Mask, 2019 , Acrylic, oil, oil pastels, resin accent on canvas, 64 x 50 inches

Brooklyn based artist Malik Roberts is a painter and multimedia artist who often works with images recognizable from the media, reframing his appropriated source material to reveal the absurdity of daily life. His fragmented forms and decontructed portraits convey the underlying strains and pressures masked by his figures' appearances. While Roberts' visual language is steeped in modern and pop art influences, his sophisticated compositions provoke engagement by inviting the viewer to consider the impact of visual media on the consumption of ideas in the digital age.

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