Artifact from “From Here I Saw What Happened and I Could Not Understand” (One of two “Kanga Twin” dresses designed by Hekima Hapa, fabric from Tanzania)
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Aisha Cousins (American, born 1978). Artifact from “From Here I Saw What Happened and I Could Not Understand” (One of two “Kanga Twin” dresses designed by Hekima Hapa, fabric from Tanzania), 2010. Fabric, 47 x 27 in. (119.4 x 68.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Emily Winthrop Miles Fund, 2015.5.1. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Image courtesy of the artist, CUR.2015.5.1_Cousins_photograph.jpg)
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