Untitled (I am an invisible man), 1991
Oilstick on paper
30 x 17 1/4” (76.2 x 43.8 cm)
Gift of The Bohen Foundation 218.1992
© 2014 Glenn Ligon
Saturday, March 1st, we’re partnering with The Schomburg Center to present Ellison at 100: Reading Invisible Man. This week we’ll be sharing our favorite Ralph Ellison or Invisible Man quotes or artwork using #Ellison100. Stay tuned and use the hashtag to share your favorite quotes and artwork too!
Chocolate comes from cocoa, which is a tree.
That makes it a plant.
Chocolate is salad.
close-up of wolfgang laib’s pollen from hazelnut
moma, february 2013
this is where shit went down tho, like if u and ur buddies ever had some shit that needed to be settled this is where it went down
In fifth grade we were making little clay statues and mine came out shitty so I left a big air pocket in it so it would explode when the teacher put it in the kiln and it exploded so hard it destroyed ten other kids’s statues and they were all on the verge of tears I thought it was really funny I still do