FRANK BOWLING, O.B.E., RA, the Guyana born British trained artist, was on May 26, 2005 elected a member of England’s Royal Academy of Art, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London. Mr. Bowling was among about a dozen artists proposed to fill one of two vacancies in the eighty-member academy, and is the first Black British artist elected a Royal Academician in the over two hundred year existence of that institution.
by Aileen Muhammad copyright 2013
Those colors from universe
from the wide expanse
and the microscopic vision
from the outward exploitation
to the inner deformation
the living episode of seeing more than what’s in view.