24 Aug

Hyperallergic: Artists Quarantine with their Collections

Above: Enrique Figueredo and Elizabeth McGrady, “Tipping Point” (2020), screenprint and monoprint on Stonehenge pale blue paper, 14 x 11 inches; below: Kristen Morgin, “Bitter Cups” (2015), glazed ceramic, each: 2.5 x 3 inches in diameter

…A recent acquisition that now sits on the mantle behind those cups is a print of George Floyd projected on the Robert E. Lee monument here in Richmond, the former “Heart of the Confederacy.” The print, produced by Enrique Figueredo and Elizabeth McGrady, was a fundraiser with 100% of the proceeds benefitting undocumented families impacted by the pandemic; the Minneapolis Sanctuary Hotel; and the Marsha P. Johnson Institute… Full article here.