News Sonya Clark at the List: Photos March 15, 2009 Daisy Yuhas 0 Comment Work by Sonya Clark at the List Gallery. Clark's work has been influenced by West African strip-weave patterns. A curl of hair is evoked by the arrangement of combs. This diptych is a portrait of Madam C.J. Walker, the successful African American businesswoman who made her way to becoming a millionaire by selling beauty and hair products. Clark sets combs tightly together to create a piling effect like velvet. Text Did you like this article? Consider joining the DG! Open staff meetings are every Monday at 6:30 p.m. in Kohlberg; or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.