Pratt Institute | 200 Willoughby Avenue
Pratt Institute will host a Creative Conversation with Kadir Nelson, an award-winning American author and artist. Nelson's name is a familiar one; he's had numerous successful exhibitions and been commissioned by the United States House of Representatives, The New Yorker, the U.S. Postal Service, musicians Michael Jackson and Drake, Sports Illustrated, the Coca-Cola Company, and DreamWorks Pictures. He has also written and illustrated several best-selling books that chronicle iconic figures such as Nelson Mandela, Joe Louis, Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King Jr. Nelson's artwork is collected by noteworthy celebrities including Shaquille O'Neal, Will and Jada Smith, Steven Spielberg, Denzel Washington, and several more.