Angelbert Metoyer (b. 1977, Houston, TX) studied at the Atlanta College of Art and Design before transferring to Texas Southern University. His work ranges from painting to sculpture, video to sound art and performance. He has mounted numerous solo and group exhibitions both nationally and internationally and his work can be found in the permanent collections of the Houston Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX; Williamsburg Museum of 21st Century Art, New York, NY; African American Museum of Contemporary Art, Dallas, TX; Museum of Fine Arts, Leipzig, Germany; MMT Collection, Memphis, TN; Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX; and The ACE Collection, Houston, TX. Included in Tripoli Patterson's first curated exhibition in 2005, followed by the Butter Lane Barn exhibition in 2006, Metoyer has been an integral part of the development of Tripoli Gallery. In 2017, Metoyer was included in Tripoli Gallery’s group exhibition, Black & White, and had his first solo exhibition with the gallery titled Afterlife. Metoyer currently lives and works between The Netherlands and Houston, Texas.

Hourglass, 2017

Hourglass, 2017

artist made materials and watercolor on paper
60.5 x 56.25 inches
(153.7 x 142.9 cm)

Portrait, 2017

Portrait, 2017

coal and paint on canvas
24 x 11.5 x 18 inches
(60.9 x 29.21 x 75.7 cm)

Venus and the Squid, 2016-2021

Venus and the Squid, 2016-2021

acrylic, enamel, charcoal, gold dust, oil, spray paint, and pigment on canvas
92 x 86 inches
(233.7 x 218.4 cm)

Hourglass, 2017-2021

Hourglass, 2017-2021

artist made materials and watercolor on paper
72 x 84 inches
(182.9 x 213.4 cm)

Afterlife, 2017-2021

Afterlife, 2017-2021

acrylic, oil and pigment on canvas
72 x 84 inches
(182.9 x 213.4 cm)

Entity Pilgrim (attribute), 2017-2021

Entity Pilgrim (attribute), 2017-2021

acrylic, oil, gold leaf and pigment on canvas
60 x 48 inches
(152.4 x 121.9 cm)

Venus and the Squid, 2016-2021

Venus and the Squid, 2016-2021

acrylic, enamel, charcoal, gold dust, oil, spray paint, and pigment on canvas
92 x 86 inches
(233.7 x 218.4 cm)

Portrait, 2017

Portrait, 2017

coal and paint on canvas
24 x 11.5 x 18 inches
(60.9 x 29.21 x 75.7 cm)

Shapeshifters wish 11211, 2008-2021

Shapeshifters wish 11211, 2008-2021

coal dust, gold dust, paper, oil and acrylic on canvas
84 x 72 inches
(213.4 x 182.9 cm)

As Light, 2017-2021

As Light, 2017-2021

artist made materials, chalk and watercolor on paper
72 x 84 inches
(182.9 x 213.4 cm)

Self Portrait (Sea), 2017-2021

Self Portrait (Sea), 2017-2021

gold leaf, coal dust, and oil on canvas
24 x 18 inches
(60.9 x 45.7 cm)

Shapeshifter A, 2015

Shapeshifter A, 2015

ink and acrylic on paper
15 x 11.25 inches
(38.1 x 28.6 cm)

The Baptist Imbued A Map, 2021

The Baptist Imbued A Map, 2021

acrylic, oil, pigment and collage on canvas
109 x 49 inches
(276.8 x 124.5 cm)

Shapeshifter B, 2015

Shapeshifter B, 2015

ink and acrylic on paper
15 x 11.25 inches
(38.1 x 28.6 cm)

Afterlife, 2017-2021

Afterlife, 2017-2021

acrylic, oil and pigment on canvas
72 x 84 inches
(182.9 x 213.4 cm)

UnRidden (God's Train), 2014-2021

UnRidden (God's Train), 2014-2021

acrylic, oil, gold leaf and pigment on canvas
60 x 48 inches
(152.4 x 121.9 cm)

Untitled (God's Train), 2014-2017

Untitled (God's Train), 2014-2017

acrylic, oil, pigment, and collage on canvas
60 x 48 inches
(152.4 x 121.9 cm)

Guardian Queen, 2017-2021

Guardian Queen, 2017-2021

acrylic, oil, gold leaf and pigment on canvas
48 x 60 inches
(121.9 x 152.4 cm)

Hourglass, 2017-2021

Hourglass, 2017-2021

artist made materials and watercolor on paper
72 x 84 inches
(182.9 x 213.4 cm)