divalopment:

Glenn Ligon, Gold Remember The Revolution #2, 2007.
(based on Richard Pryor joke)
Text reads:
"Remember the revolution brother? We lost. Motherfuckers kicked our ass in about six month. We was bad on T.V. for about six months. We had white folks scared. "Get out you motherfucker, honky!" White folks was scared. Six months the shit was over. Paid the niggers off, they left. We was still out there talkin ‘bout, "What? Huh? What Happened? Where Huey and Elridge? What happened to the guys? The shit is over? We back to singing groups?""

divalopment:

Glenn Ligon, Gold Remember The Revolution #2, 2007.

(based on Richard Pryor joke)

Text reads:

"Remember the revolution brother? We lost. Motherfuckers kicked our ass in about six month. We was bad on T.V. for about six months. We had white folks scared. "Get out you motherfucker, honky!" White folks was scared. Six months the shit was over. Paid the niggers off, they left. We was still out there talkin ‘bout, "What? Huh? What Happened? Where Huey and Elridge? What happened to the guys? The shit is over? We back to singing groups?""

after years and years of coveting, caved & purchased glenn ligon, america

after years and years of coveting, caved & purchased glenn ligon, america

the homework files: zanele muholi, what don’t you see when you look at me I, 2004

the homework files: zanele muholi, what don’t you see when you look at me I, 2004