Glenn Ligon
Born in Bronx, NY, 1960 / Lives and works in New York City, NY

 

Gold Nobody Knew Me #1, 2007, Acrylic and oil stick on canvas, 32 x 32 in. (81.3 x 81.3 cm)
Ligon G GoldNobodyKnewMe 300

 

Gold When Black Wasn’t Beautiful #1, 2007, Acrylic and oil stick on canvas, 32 x 32 in. (81.3 x 81.3 cm)
Ligon G GoldWhenBlack 300

 

Untitled (Malcolm X), 2008, Acrylic, vinyl-based paint and graphite on paper mounted on fiberboard, 132 x 107 in. (335.3 x 271.8 cm)
Ligon G MalcolmX 300