Kwabena Foli

kwabena foli is a multidisciplinary artist born in Belgium but raised in South Side Chicago. He is the author of the visual poetry collection learning rhythm. Other current and forthcoming publications include The Los Angeles Review, Mikrokosmos Journal, Meridian, Crab Orchard Review, Salt Hill Journal and elsewhere. His work is also anthologized in Revise the Psalm: Work Celebrating the Writing of Gwendolyn Brooks from Curbside Press. His visual showings include Fredericks & Mae’s, Chicago Artist Coalition, University of Illinois and elsewhere. He resides in Chicago.


God Gives Rest Not Sleep
2019 | Digital Collage
Exhibited at the Chicago Artist Coalition, Trinity Christian College, & Madron LLC

See the full series here:

79th | Digital Tryptich on Luster paper | 40x30in
somebody’s daughter  | Digital Tryptich on Luster paper | 40x30in
yung nghs  | Digital Tryptich on Luster paper | 40x30in



Congratulations to our friend and partner on many projects, artist and poet Kwabena Foli on the amazing reception for his new poetry book. We just bought two copies — and hope you will pick one up for yourself and a friend here.



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