#1960Now Portfolio (B): Untitled

Photograph by
Bright, Sheila Pree, American, born 1967
Subject of
Unidentified Man or Men
Unidentified Child or Children
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 Baltimore, Maryland. A parade of women, men and children are marching with their hands raised in the "hands up don't shoot" gesture. Two people are holding signs above their heads that have the date "Tuesday April 14" and "STOP / MURDER BY POLICE" above rows of mug shot photographs. Some of the group members have umbrellas.
Place captured
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Portfolio/Series
#1960Now Portfolio (B)
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Black Lives Matter
Type
inkjet prints
Topic
Activism
Children
Civil rights
Justice
Photography
Race relations
U.S. History, 2001-
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Sheila Pree Bright
Object number
2016.44.9
Restrictions & Rights
© Sheila Pree Bright
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5663a6a65-0202-457d-a168-66bcc7427951
2 image(s)