Krista Franklins poems and visual art have appeared in Poetry, Black Camera, Copper Nickel, Callaloo, Vinyl, BOMB Magazine, Encyclopedia, Vol. F-K and Vol. L-Z, and the anthology The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop. Willow Books published Study of Love & Black Body, her chapbook of poems, in 2012. Franklins work has exhibited at The Obama Foundation Summit, The Studio Museum in Harlem, Chicago Cultural Center, The Cornell Fine Arts Museum, The Columbia Museum of Art, National Museum of Mexican Art, and featured on 20th Century Foxs Empire (Season Two and Three). She holds an MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts Book & Paper from Columbia College Chicago.
AfroSurreal Chicago Presented by Devin Cain, Krista Franklin, and Alexandria Eregbu Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:308pm ICI Curatorial Hub 401 Broadway, Suite 1620 FREE and open to the public AfroSurreal Chicago is an artist collective, co-founded by interdisciplinary artists Devin Cain, Krista Franklin, and Alexandria Eregbu. They are a recipient of a 2018 ICI/Joyce Foundation […]read more »