• David Kordansky Will Unveil an Online Exhibition on Prolific Conceptual Artist Rashid Johnson

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    David Kordansky Gallery will unveil a new online exhibition entitled, "Major Works: Rashid Johnson, Tell it on the Mountain." Inspired by James Baldwin 's 1953 semi-autobiographical novel of the same name, Rashid Johnson 's "Tell it on the Mountain" is rooted in similar intellectual and emotional themes that Baldwin expressed. However, they are taken further by mixing in references from Public Enemy, various Black secret societies and Johnson's own coming of age as a Black man in Chicago. The exhibition is a summary of Johnson's prolific first decade of work that demonstrates his ability...
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