We examine an array of nation-sanctioned violence against minority groups in America through art, with pieces that depict noticeable, violence-induced absences and convey themes of delayed justice.
A curated art exhibit of 4 texts based off on the concept of “concentric circles” titled “Where Are You in All of This?
Our project discusses the white gaze along with forms of captivity and how the messages from the artists are relevant to issues in our contemporary society.
In this curatorial project, artworks that utilize this theme of absence were displayed to demonstrate that understanding art is not solely meant to be done through sight alone, but also requires contemplation.
“All lives end, but some are deemed more important than others.”
How have black artists’ views on black futurity changed over time? Learn from our video, where we guide you through our curatorial exhibition.