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Taliaferro Sebastian Acrylic Painting "Hands Up, Don't Shoot!," 2015

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Taliaferro Sebastian (Ohio, born 1987)
Hands Up, Don’t Shoot!, 2015
Acrylic painting on canvas
Signed to the lower right

Taliaferro “Ferro” Sebastian is a multi-talented, nationally-recognized fine artist based in Dayton, Ohio, whose work proudly represents Black Culture. Creating images that capture culture and icons on canvas, his work fosters consciousness and an emotional connection to both his viewers and the larger community.

Taliaferro studied Graphic Art at Central State University where he received his BFA. While he works in a variety of mediums, he frequently works in acrylic, spray paint, and shaped wood cutouts. Some of Taliaferro’s artistic influences include Kehinde Wiley, Abner Cope, Jean-Michel Basquiat, James Pate, Kaws, Ernie Barnes and Dwayne Daniels. His work can be found in various collections around the world including those of celebrities and athletes, such as Young Thug, Marshon Lattimore, Lil Meech, Jeezy, and Keyshia Ka’Oir.

Taliaferro is currently the owner of Art Has No Rules Studios and Gallery, where he continues to break barriers as an artist.


- billow to canvas; cracking in thicker areas of paint to the upper center on crown; minor wear to edges and corners of canvas.


48.0" W x 36.0" H x 0.75" D

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