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Phillip Fleming is a NYC born comic artist who earned his Master of Arts in Comics at the California College of the Arts and Bachelor of Arts in Sequential Art at Savannah College of Art and Design. He has worked as an art teacher within the inner cities of Boston and Detroit, as well as the Ann Arbor area. His comic art has most recently been featured at the 2017 Emanata Show in San Francisco and at the Moving Forward Symposium at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in November of 2017.



Return To Melanin: Hands and Feet of Bronze

Phillip was commissioned to draw hands and feet of bronze for the Return The Melanin Project. Return the Melanin re-imagines society’s understanding of what Jesus looked like by mass producing a visual image of him based on research in various fields. The project commissions artists of color to create works that are transformed into free buttons and stickers for the general public.

Long Road to Revolution

Phillip was invited to showcase his journalism comic Long Road to Revolution at the Marching Forward Symposium at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The symposium showcases the work of more than 30 local scholars and artists whose work involves civil rights and social justice.