The Journey Begins
H.12 x W.40 x D.12 inches
Wire and Aluminum, 1991 Portfo #
At an exhibition in Fort Worth the artist strikes a pose with a work titled Defended Village.
Kidnapping of Olaudah
In the mid-1700s, when Olaudah Equiano was 10 or 11, he and his sister were kidnapped while their parents were working in the fields in what is now Nigeria. They were sold to different people and Olaudah never saw his family again.
One moment a man might be walking to his fields to tend to his crops and the next caught in a net, and taken away.
Journey To The Coast
1991, h. 27 x w. 70 x d. 9"
Journey To The Coast IV
1992, h.23 x w.43 x d.11 inches
H. 24 x W. 12 x D. 11 inches
Wire and Aluminum, Portfo # 110