Slavery and Potraiture in 18th Century Atlantic Britain

Commentary by Ken Gonzales-Day

Click on Bust of a Man to hear commentary by Ken Gonzales-Day.

Ken Gonzales-Day’s interdisciplinary and conceptually grounded projects consider the history of photography, the construction of race, and the limits of representational systems ranging from the lynching photograph to museum display. He lives in Los Angeles and is Chair of the Art Department at Scripps College.

Link to Yale Center for British Art