Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base: Howardena Pindell

Columbus

Columbus

Howardena Pindell. Columbus, 1991–1992.

Description:
The text reads: Representing some of the peoples and nations who face(d) and have 'used all means necessary' against the colonizers, enslavers, missionaries, mass murderers, torturers and thieves. ...Europeans who driven by greed, barbarism and sexual depravity have tried to destroy the world's cultures, populations and eco-systems.

Medium:
Mixed Media

Tags:
colonization, post-colonialism, slavery, image-text

Images
ColumbusDrawing #2Autobiography: Water/Ancestors/Middle Passage/Family GhostsSeparate But Equal Genocide: AIDS (detail of Part II)Skowhegan Series: Wedding Duck (for N.+S.)Untitled #3CSweatshop

Location
New York, NY
USA

Contact
hpindell@notes.cc.sunysb.edu

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