Embedded

Jim Crow, Emancipation Proclamation, American History, the Civil War

17.5" x 23.5" x 2"

Embedded Louisiana barbed wire, resin, litho crayon, copper wire, birch support, approx. 50 layers of synthetic polymer/medium. Steel frame

 

 

 

Text: "They are in effect, trapped in a history they do not understand; and until they understand it they cannot be released from it." James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time