Michael Clemmons

Curator & Visual Artist at The Colored Girls Museum and the acting director of Temple University’s Center for Community Partnerships and Development.

With 30 years of experience in community engagement and project development, Clemmons builds and coordinates strategic partnerships and facilitates programming for the university.

In his art practice, Clemmons creates mix-media paintings, ceramic sculptures, and installations, referencing timeless landscapes, West African, and personal iconography.

Educated at the University of the Arts, Temple University, and The Clay Studio in Philadelphia, Clemmons’ work is represented in collections all around the world.