18"x24" acrylic, Hand Embellished Oil on canvas. Original canvas work. Completed October 2020.
This painting is a part of an ongoing series titled "What Would They Do?" began in the Fall of 2020. This series is a meditation on looking to the culture that our ancestors left behind to find their wisdom and guidance through the tough times Black people continue to live through today in the 21st century. . I was born in 83... As a child I didn't know it at the time, but I was coming up in the time of the explosion of the multi-ethnic-art/punk scene in NYC. The 90's