An exhibition of Ambrose Rhapsody Murray’s collages of textiles and sequins seek to capture the essence of her Black women figures as spirits.
Isis Davis-Marks is a freelance writer and artist based in New York City. Her work has also appeared in Artsy, Smithsonian Magazine, Elephant, the Columbia Journal, and elsewhere.
Why Did a Scramble to Expand Black Representation Have to be Preceded by Tragedy?
In times of racial upheaval, we tend to ask Black artists to contribute to the discussion. But when the news cycle shifts, the demand seems to wane.