Opening Friday, September 5th at Outsiders Gallery in London, England is Ian Francis’s solo show, “Endless Summer.” Every painting in the show measures 18” x 24” and are snapshots of modern life embedded in abstract landscapes, a fantastic metaphor for society’s ever increasing jumble of information.
While there is a lot of appropriate rage about Ferguson right now, the killing of John Crawford, III is getting less attention than it deserves. I put Shaun King’s tweets and history lesson on the matter in chronological order for easier consumption.
This statue stands as a symbol of freedom after the enslavement of African people. For centuries, we were victims of one of the worst crimes ever committed against humanity and our blood was shed across sea and land. “Never again”. Location: #Juffureh. #TheGambia #Gambia #Africa #instaafrica #dynamicafrica