Gallery talk on Ebony G. Patterson…while the dew is still on the roses…
Second floor, North Building
Curatorial Intern Anna Blake will deliver a gallery talk on artist Ebony G. Patterson’s …for those who bear/bare witness series, featured in the exhibition Ebony G. Patterson…while the dew is still on the roses… Blake’s talk will focus on the themes of post-colonialism, gender, and the exploitation of the Global South in Patterson’s work.
Ebony G. Patterson
(Born in Jamaica, 1981)
. . . . they stood in a time of unknowing . . . for those who bear/bare witness, 2018
Hand-cut jacquard photo tapestry with glitter, appliques, pins, embellishments, fabric, tassels, brooches, acrylic, glass, pearls, beads, and hand-cast heliconias
108 x 132 inches.
Courtesy of the artist and Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago