Kara Walker

American, b. 1969

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In her diverse practice, Kara Walker riffs on contemporary and historical mythologies of race, gender, sexuality, slavery, and violence. She rose to prominence with darkly funny large-scale drawings and silhouetted depictions of angst and aggression …

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