Richard Beaver’s Gallery
“Richard Beavers Gallery established in 2007 is a contemporary fine art gallery that markets, promotes and sells the work of visual artists. The gallery represents artists in the primary market specializing in emerging, mid-career, and established artists. Our collection primarily consists of original works of art featuring a multitude of genres with a focus on unique, distinctive and rare artwork that has appreciative value. Richard Beavers Gallery’s goal is to educate and provide a professional, comfortable and welcoming environment, whether you are a seasoned collector, art appreciator or merely have an interest in learning about art, alike.”
408 Marcus Garvey Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Tel.: (347) 663-8195
Bisa Butler was born in Orange, NJ and raised in South Orange ,the youngest of four siblings. Butler’s artistic talent was first recognized at the age of four, when she won a blue ribbon in the Plainfield Sidewalk art competition. By age five, Butler was named the “artist of the month” at her nursery school. She currently resides in West Orange, New Jersey and teaches art at Columbia High School in Maplewood New Jersey.
A formally trained artist, Butler graduated Cum Laude from Howard University class of 1995 with a Bachelor’s in Fine Art degree. It was her education at Howard that Butler was able to refine her natural talents under the tutelage of such lecturers as Lois Mailou Jones, Elizabeth Catlett, and Ernie Barnes. While at Howard, Butler also studied the works of Romare Bearden, Faith Ringgold, and Henry O. Tanner.