(Source: wmagazine)

"Coming from Nigeria I felt I owed no one an explanation for my existence, nor did I harbor any sign of paralyzing inferiority complex. What was apparent was that most Americans I knew and met were actually not worldly at all, but utter provincials in a very affluent but unjust society. And when this became clear I saw no reason why I could not have an opinion or a point of view."

Okwui Enwezor to Chika Okeke-Agulu, on his early days. (via grupaok)

(Source: The Huffington Post, via grupaok)

(Source: wmagazine)

toyinodutola:

Toyin Odutola, If Only, (2014)
Charcoal, pastel, marker and graphite on paper. 30 x 40 inches. 

toyinodutola:

Toyin Odutola, If Only, (2014)

Charcoal, pastel, marker and graphite on paper. 30 x 40 inches. 

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Lovely Six Foota, 2007

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasLovely Six Foota, 2007

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Tamika Sur Une Chaise Longue, 2008

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasTamika Sur Une Chaise Longue, 2008

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Le déjeuner sur l’herbe: Les Trois Femmes Noires, 2010

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasLe déjeuner sur l’herbe: Les Trois Femmes Noires, 2010

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Portrait of Mnonja, 2010

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Portrait of Mnonja, 2010

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Show Me What You Got, 2011

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasShow Me What You Got, 2011

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Courbet 4 (Marie: Centered), 2011

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasCourbet 4 (Marie: Centered), 2011

(Source: wmagazine)

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Hong Kong Landscape, 2013

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasHong Kong Landscape, 2013

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Untitled #1, 2014 

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasUntitled #1, 2014 

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Monet’s Kitchen, 2014

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasMonet’s Kitchen, 2014

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene Thomas, Clarivel #2, 2014

cavetocanvas:

Mickalene ThomasClarivel #2, 2014