#1960Now Atlanta/ Hell Talmbout/ Janelle Monae: Untitled

Photograph by
Bright, Sheila Pree, American, born 1967
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
2015
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 12 × 12 in. (30.5 × 30.5 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 16 1/2 × 13 in. (41.9 × 33 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph taken at a Black Lives Matter rally in Atlanta, Georgia. A man wearing a white shirt, white belt and white pants stands in the center of a street, his mouth open as if shouting. Behind him, a group of people stand in a row, some holding umbrellas, many with mouths open as if talking or shouting.Tall buildings in the background. The ground appears wet from rain.
Place captured
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Portfolio/Series
#1960Now Atlanta/ Hell Talmbout/ Janelle Monae
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Black Lives Matter
Type
portraits
inkjet prints
Topic
Activism
Civil rights
Justice
Photography
Police brutality
Race relations
U.S. History, 2001-
Urban life
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Sheila Pree Bright
Object number
2016.44.16
Restrictions & Rights
© Sheila Pree Bright
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5628a39dc-c207-44d1-854b-abd92ad315c0
2 image(s)