Richard 'Duarte' Brown
Richard "Duarte" Brown is a painter and mixed media artist whose work focuses on family, community and fostering our collective humanity.
Duarte is also an educator and has worked with kids across the Columbus region in multiple arts programs for decades.
In 2022, Duarte was awarded the Aminah Robinson Artist Fellowship and Residency from the Columbus Museum of Art.
Duarte talks with Hanif about making art with everyday things, connecting with the community through his work and his journey as an art educator.
Funding for Small Joys with Hanif Abdurraqib is provided by The Columbus Foundation and the and the Greater Columbus Arts Council.