This is an original art piece, by the artist, that will be displayed at the USTA’s Be Open -- Open Canvas Original Art Exhibit at the 2021 US Open. This exhibit features diverse and under-represented artists who have created artwork that reflects their unique experiences and will be displayed during the two weeks of the event outside of Arthur Ashe stadium, to get people talking and thinking about the issues.
“A child handing food to a homeless woman at the bus stop as she walks past with her father. It may seem as he’s not paying attention to the woman but the moral of the story is he taught his daughter well.”….Demont Pinder
The USTA Foundation Incorporated is donating 50% of the net proceeds from the auctioning of this item to the Philando Castile Relief Foundation, in honor of the artist.
Bid now on this original piece of artwork and own a piece of Be Open history from the 2021 US Open!
Artist: Demont Pinder
Title: A Child's Heart
Year created: 2021
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Height (framed, inches): 87
Width (framed, inches): 87
Depth (framed, inches): 1.5
This piece is signed by the artist.
Signed Area: front
Description of piece:
This piece will be on an artex canvas and when unwrapped is 7’3” x 7’3”. The canvas is stretched and wrapped over a natural wood frame. The frame sits 1.5” off the wall so of the 3” overhang, only 1.5” will be visible along the perimeter of the frame, and the remaining, outermost 1.5” will be stapled down and only visible from the back.
Demont Peekaso Pinder is a world renown international artist who chronicles the history of our times through different mediums. Through his unique expression you can feel his passion in every visual offering he creates. His humble beginnings began in Queens, NY and landed him in his current visual playground of Prince George’s County, MD. Demont is grounded and in tune with his local community, often donating his talent and skills to represent the art industry as the voice of the people recording our triumphs and hardships.
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