Mark Bradford’s 150 Portrait Tone was conceived after the fatal shooting of Philando Castile by a Minnesota police officer in July 2016. The title refers to the name and color code of the pink acrylic used throughout the painting. Like the now-obsolete “flesh” crayon in the Crayola 64 box, the color “portrait tone” carries inherent […]
An-My Lê's photographs and films examine the impact, consequences, and representation of war, framing a tension between the natural landscape and its violent transformation into battlefields.
Rejecting the sensationalization of Mexico's injustices, Iturbide embeds herself within the communities when taking photographs
Contemporary artist Do Ho Suh covers every surface in the apartment that was his home and studio for eighteen years with white paper, rubbing with colored pencil all of the space's memory-provoking details.
An 1881 Civil War monument comes to life with video projections of refugees
Signs to guide historical understanding
Thinking about our history in a different way helps us rethink our present.
The first monument to commemorate the over 4,000 African Americans who were lynched in the early 20th century.
Smith created this in 1992, responding to the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival in North America.
What does Native American architecture look like today?