Louis Fratino’s characters so fully inhabit their emotional states that the world of thoughtless violence and casual cruelty seems to dissolve around them.
Kara Walker’s Show is a Painful, Necessary Reminder That US Culture Wars Never Ended
Walker’s drawn and collaged images depicting haunting scenes of abuse and violence refuse to let us look away from America’s bloody past and present.
15 Questions About Kara Walker’s Latest Exhibition
Who is made whole by Walker’s decontextualized images of violence correlated with race, gender, sex, and with chattel slavery and the social practices devolving from that historical circumstance?