photos: Richard Kosenski

A Brand New Boston, 22.5x 28.5”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, A Brand New Boston
Flip-side of A Brand New Boston, 22.5x 28.5”, copy of a painting of the artist’s great, great grandmother and text copied from documents printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Flip-side of A Brand New Boston
Detail, Flip-side of A Brand New Boston
Jim Crow Rule, 17.5”x 16”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Jim Crow Rule
Flip-side of Jim Crow Rule, 17.5”x 16”, frame, wallpaper, copy of a painting of the artist’s great, great, uncle and text copied from documents printed on wallpaper, 2018
Kerner Commission, 28”x 24”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Kerner Commission
Flip-side of Kerner Commission, 28”x 24”, frame, wallpaper, a copy of the last will and testament of the artist’s great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
The 14th Amendment, 10”x 8”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of The 14th Amendment, 10”x 8”, frame, wallpaper, text copied from documents about the artist’s great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
1921, 14.5”x 17.5”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, 1921
Flip-side of 1921, 14.5”x 17.5”, frame, wallpaper, copies of paintings of the artist’s great, great, great step-grandfather and great, great, great step-grandmother/aunt and text copied from documents printed on wallpaper, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court, 25.5x 12.5, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, U.S. Supreme Court
Flip-side of U.S. Supreme Court, 25.5x 12.5, frame, wallpaper, original newspaper clipping from the artist’s great grandmother’s documents and text copied from documents on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Flip-side of U.S. Supreme Court
Federal Housing Administration, 13.5x 15.5, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Federal Housing Administration
Flip-side of Federal Housing Administration, 13.5x 15.5, frame, wallpaper, copies of paintings of the artist’s great, great, great grandfather and great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
1965 Voting Rights Act, 10.5”x 8”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, grommet, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of 1965 Voting Rights Act, 10.5”x 8”, frame, a copy of the last will and testament of the artist’s great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
Urban Slums, 9” x 11”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of Urban Slums, 9” x 11”, frame, a copy of the last will and testament of the artist’s great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
Own Your Own Home, 21”x 25”, one of ten frames for the artwork titled The Dark Side of Things, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Own Your Own Home
Flip-side of Own Your Own Home, 21”x’25”, frame, photographs of the artist’s great grandparent home on the Hudson and summer home in Southwick, NY printed on wallpaper, 2018
Broken Window, 10”x 12”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of Broken Window, 10”x 12”, text copied from documents about the artist’s great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather, great, great, great, great, great, great, great, great grandfather, and great, great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
The Wall, 10”x12”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of The Wall, 10”x 12”, frame, wallpaper, a copy of the last will and testament of the artist’s great, great, great, great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
Death by a Thousand Cuts, 9.5x 7”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side Death by a Thousand Cuts, 9.5x 7”, frame, wallpaper, text copied from documents about the artist’s great uncle, great, great grandmother and great, great grandfather printed on wallpaper, 2018
Tar Baby, 15.5”x 8”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of Tar Baby, 15.5”x 8”, frame, wallpaper, copy of a photograph of Ethoen, a home to slaves and in the family for 103 years, copy of a photograph of “Little Jullian ‘Junuis’, Hattie’s boy”, text copied from documents printed on wallpaper, 2018
Fences, 13.5x 15”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of Fences, 13.5x 15”, frame, wallpaper, a letter copied from documents from the artist’s great, great uncle to the artist’s great, great, great grandmother printed on wallpaper, 2018
Dynamic Entry, 13”x 14.5”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of Dynamic Entry, 13”x 14.5”, frame, wallpaper, text from documents from the artist’s grandmother and great grandmother printed on wallpaper, 2018
Detail, Flip-side of Dynamic Entry
The Talk, 8”x 10”, title and text for artwork, frame, wallpaper, text printed on wallpaper, 2018
Flip-side of The Talk, 8”x 10”, copy of a painting of the artist’s great, great, great, great, great grandmother and text copied from documents printed on wallpaper, 2018