Justin Allen

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Lace Parts: On The Work Of William Marcellus

A conventional metal folding chair is stripped to its skeleton, the surface of the seat…

The Gravitas Of Time

Time has long become a spatial quotient, its free-flowing nature now fenestrated into smaller units.…

In Conversation With Kosi Nnebe

In May, I traveled to Montreal looking to connect with Black creatives in one of…

In Conversation With Karl Ohiri And Riikka Kassinen

Karl Ohiri and Riikka Kassinen are a collaborative duo whose photographic works take on an…

You Gotta Fight For Your Right To F**K The Police: Redefining Political Rap

In 2013, in an interview with RESPECT. Magazine, Brooklyn rapper Soul Khan questioned the abundance…

So Black And Blue: Glenn Ligon’s Call And Response At Camden Arts Centre

The systematic oppression of people of color at the hands of America’s law enforcement echoed…

It’s All We Got: Carving Out Space For Black Art Critics

The black perspective is essential to the whole story of contemporary art, otherwise we get…

See Me Throning At The Met

“Thought is more important than art. To revere art and have no understanding of the…