ART + STAGE
Afri-Spiritus Sembler: Diasporic Art Work of Mero’e Rei
April 2 - May 10, 2013
The exhibition Afri-Spiritus Sembler: Diasporic Art Work will run from April 2-May 10, 2013.
Mero’e Rei had an interest in art from an early age and began producing works of art as a teenager. His love for jazz, blues, and gospel serves as the inspiration for many of his pieces. His interest in African cave and rock art has inspired his later works. Rei has shown extensively in both solo and group exhibitions.Rei is a native of the southern region of Alabama near Mobile. He graduated from high school in Birmingham, Alabama, then attended the University of Alabama where he studied ceramics, sculpture, and printmaking.