Hank Willis Thomas: History Doesn’t Laugh (2014, South Africa)
Conceptual artist Hank Willis Thomas uses photography to explore issues of identity, history, race, and class. For this series, photo-derived sculptures have been cast in aluminum, silicone and bronze to reframe the original historical image by focusing on the impact of hand gestures.
1-2. Raise Up
3. Victory is Certain
4. History Doesn’t Laugh
5. Die Dompas Moet Brand ! (The Passbook must Burn!)
6. Peace and Freedom
7. An injury to one is and an injury to all,
8 - 9. A Luta Continua
Ghost Dini. That first run of Wu albums (group and solo) was crazy. Won’t see nothing like that again. Ghost the only one who captured the essence on his 2nd solo. Things went downhill for the Wu after Supreme Clientele and Wu Tang Forever. #fatboyfresh #fatboyfitness #gymsoundtrack #running4mylife #workingonthenewme
This is the first shoot of the photo series. I’m still in the process of deciding on other fruit options and trying to figure out how to open that coconut.
Rollin… All I was thinking was…….