The Glamorous Life: Artist German Pitre

Express Newark

Paul Robeson Galleries Artist-In-Residence German Pitre is profiled on PBS’s STATE OF THE ARTS.

State of the Arts meets artist German Pitre during his 6-month tenure as Artist-in-Residence at the Paul Robeson Galleries at Newark Express. German works with controversial symbols in his work, including swastikas, Confederate flags, and more. He describes his approach, plus the story of how he became an artist. It all began with a chance encounter on a bus to Jersey City.