“… stained glass windows have conjured feelings of faith and reverence. Obama symbolizes the survival of African Americans through their struggles. I am attempting to create a sense of light and also a sacred appreciation for having a black president for the first time in American history.”
Born in Fayette, Alabama and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Charly Palmer is an accomplished artist, illustrator and graphic designer.
Palmer’s works are found in many public and private collections that include Atlanta Life Insurance, McDonald’s Corporation, Miller Brewing Company, the Coca Cola Company and Vanderbilt University.
Charly has been the recipient of significant commissions including an official poster for the 1996 Olympics.
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