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Fitz-Gerald displays one of his works in his Fitchburg home.

Fitz-Gerald displays one of his works in his Fitchburg home.

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Guyanese immigrant shares his story through art, teaching

Collects discarded objects, produces art that speaks to the struggles of being black in U.S.

From construction sites to deserted beaches, Jason Fitz-Gerald has a knack for finding beauty in unlikely places. The 70-year-old Guyanese artist finds materials left by the wayside and transforms them into paintings and sculptures. His art depicts elements of the black experience.