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Lendeh Sherman is an African-American, Washington, D.C native, visual artist and designer, currently living in Philadelphia and specializes in Surface Imaging and digital textile printing. Raised by parents who emigrated from Liberia, West Africa as foreign exchange students in 1978, Lendeh explores themes of identity in landscape, portraiture and textiles.
Encouraged to take art classes since elementary school, she was recommended by her Wheaton High School art teacher to attend the nationally recognized, county-wide advanced art program at the Visual Art Center located at Albert Einstein High School in Kensington, Maryland.
Lendeh Sherman further developed her skills at The Cooper Union for the Advancement in Science and Art, where she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts. There, she discovered her love for digital and interactive design. Since graduating, Lendeh has worked in the field of graphic design and web development and has recently earned her a Master's of Science in Surface Imaging and Design at Thomas Jefferson University, formerly Philadelphia University. She has exhibited at the Betty Mae Kramer Gallery, Paley Design Center, Artdc gallery, The International African Arts Festival, Artist & Makers Studio Gallery, Artomatic, and A.I.R..
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I was featured on The Africa Channel in 2017, Philadelphia episode of Africa Everywhere.
I collaborated with nine undergraduate interactive design students from Drexel. They created several interactive installations based on my textiles, painting and pattern designs at the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery. Coalesced on June 11th, 2018.