1960Now Portfolio (A): Untitled

Photograph by
Bright, Sheila Pree, American, born 1967
Subject of
Till, Emmett, American, 1941 - 1955
Diallo, Amadou, Guinean, 1975 - 1999
Rigg, Sean, British, died 2008
Grant, Oscar, American, died 2009
Martin, Trayvon, American, 1995 - 2012
Davis, Jordan, American, died 2012
Garner, Eric, 1970 - 2014
Brown, Michael Jr., 1996 - 2014
Ford, Ezell, American, died 2014
Arrendell, Ryan, American
Unidentified Woman or Women
Date
2015
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (Sheet): 16 3/8 × 13 1/8 in. (41.6 × 33.3 cm)
H x W (Image): 12 × 12 in. (30.5 × 30.5 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph taken at a Black Lives Matter rally in Washington, D.C. The photograph is a torso shot of a woman lying down on the pavement. She is wearing glasses and hoop earrings, and a t-shirt that reads: "Emmett & / Amadou & / Sean & / Oscar & / Trayvon & / Jordan & / Eric & / Mike & / Ezell / &..."
Place captured
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Portfolio/Series
1960Now Portfolio (A)
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Movement
Black Lives Matter
Type
inkjet prints
Topic
Activism
Civil rights
Photography
Police brutality
Race relations
U.S. History, 2001-
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2016.55.21
Restrictions & Rights
© Sheila Pree Bright
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f6c34fae-7e11-46a7-a21e-6f35cf09e67e
2 image(s)