Crystal Z Campbell is a visual artist and writer of African-American, Filipino & Chinese descents. Campbell uses art as a tool and history as material to rupture collective memory, imagine social transformations and question the politics of witnessing. With visual art, writing, and community projects, Campbell repositions unsettled historical and contemporary narratives: Henrietta Lacks' immortal cell line, gentrification and the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre amongst others. Campbell exhibits internationally: SculptureCenter, ICA Philadelphia, Artissima (IT), Studio Museum of Harlem, Futura Contemporary (CZ), Project Row Houses in Texas, Art Rotterdam (NL) and de Appel Arts Centre (NL). Selected honors include Skowhegan, Rijksakademie,Van Lier Fellowship at Whitney Museum's Independent Study Program, Mondriaan Fonds, Smithsonian Research Fellowship, Yaddo and MacDowell Colony. Campbell is a second-year Tulsa Artist Fellow.
Crystal Z's ArtPrize Entries
These are Crystal Z's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Crystal Z's Past Work
These are images of past work that Crystal Z has done.