He was 96.
Anthony Curis of the Library Street Collective, which represented McGee in recent years, confirms to Metro Times that the artist died Thursday evening.
- Lee DeVito
- Detroit Metro Times
When MT interviewed McGee in 2017, he said his journey as an artist started when he was just a boy working on a sharecropper’s farm in South Carolina.
“I noticed how the snakes move. And how the days would be longer but very exciting,” he said. “You’d stand there and look at a cow, and…