Yanique Norman’s multimedia drawings deal with a confluence of disparate historical and contemporaneous subject matters which specifically grapples with black fungibility ideology.
Norman migrated to the United States at the age of 12 and and was raised in New York City. In 2005 she relocated to Atlanta and studied at Georgia State University (BFA, 2014). She is the recipient of the Walthall Artist Fellowship (2016), IDEA Capital (2015) and the Mary Brock Williams Scholarship (2013). Her work can be found in numerous public collections throughout region including The High Museum of Art, Hammonds House Museum and Clark Atlanta University Art Museum.
Norman lives and works in Atlanta and is currently pursuing her MFA at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.