Artist-activist calls for boycott of St Louis show due to ‘institutional racism’
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جمعه 02 مهر 1395 - 02:15
موضوع : هنرخوان انگلیسی
The St Louis artist and activist Damon Davis has started a campaign to boycott Kelley Walkers show Direct Drive, which opened at the citys Contemporary Art Museum last Friday, 16 September.
The show features a series of appropriation works by the Georgia-born Walker, who is white, called schema and Black Star Press. The latter is described on the museums website as images of racial unrest that have been digitally printed on canvas, silkscreened with melted white, milk, and dark chocolate, and