Black Portal

Artist: Jefferson Pinder
installation | Ink, wood, glitter | 2015

Celebratory moments occur. W.E.B. Du Bois’ 1911 historical pageant, The Star of Ethiopia, and mid-1950s musician Sun Ra’s complex weave of black history and science fiction inspire Pinder to create an emblem to Afrofuturism, an envisioning of another future.


11th Shanghai Biennale - WHY NOT ASK AGAIN | 2016.11.11 - 2017.03.12 | Shanghai Contemporary Art Museum(Shanghai, China)