Jean-Pierre, Ulrick (Haitian, b. 1955)

Ulrick Jean-Pierre is an important Haitian-American artist, storyteller, and social commentator whose work serves to bring about political and social change, as well as critical awareness and consciousness. He sees his work as a testament to the struggle for freedom and independence that Haiti has come to symbolize. His work interprets and illustrate the essential elements of the culture of his native land as well as the characters who helped to shape its society and religion.  Jean Pierreā€™s list of exhibitions range from 1975 to the present.