"Art is Business"
Alpha Bruton is an artist, art consultant, and chief curator for the Phantom Gallery Chicago. She creates environmental art installations where objects and images are selected to “serve as cultural mirrors" and the sites in which they are situated serve as part of a broader cultural commentary.
She is a muralist and paints on large canvas, wood panels, and other found objects.
Current work on display at the Phantom Gallery Chicago, Bronzeville Artist Lofts alternative exhibition space, is a retrospective 1993 - 2017
|Mrs Bertha Copeland, Fabric Collage on Wood, 2017|
|Lady in Blue, collaboration Elaine Crossley, 1999, 2014|
|Alanthius, and the Despised Self Image, Acrylic on Wood|
|Mardi Gras NOLA, 1999, Acrylic on Burlap Pegboard Masonite|
|Mary Jay in Cat Walk City, Acrylic on Burlap Pegboard Masonite, 1997|
|Detroit 1967- Acrylic on Canvas, 1993|
|Leroy Jones, Yourba Movement, Acrylic on Canvas, 1993|
|Collective Memories, 2016, Found Objects on Canvas|