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Betye Saar’s Washboard Series Celebrated at New-York Historical Society

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“I am intrigued with combining the remnant of memories, fragments of relics and ordinary objects, with the components of technology,” the artist Betye Sarr once said of her work, which she creates by transforming found objects into poignant critiques on race and gender. “It’s a way of delving into the past and reaching into the […]
Creative: Tronvig Group