Donald Bernard is also a photographer and artist working in LA. This is a different Donald Bernard from the author of Bullion but nevertheless also in the field of art. Donald’s art is based on a pastiche of photographs and hand paintings, examples of which can be found below:
Most of Donald Bernard’s work deal with black culture: black women’s spirituality in particular. A list of his exhibitions can be found here: http://mysite.verizon.net/donaldbernard/id7.html Some of the more notable exhibits include his first exhibition in 1998 help in Watts Towers in the Greater Los Angeles area. The latest exhibit on record was also held in LA for African American History Month.