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This exhibit blew my mind. It was such a pleasure to see Kara Walker's work up close and personal.

This exhibit blew my mind. It was such a pleasure to see Kara Walker's work up close and personal.

Kara Walker. Because her artwork is stunning and emotional. One of our F|S fellows is currently working on a book about her and I am so looking forward to reading it.

Kara Walker. Because her artwork is stunning and emotional. One of our F|S fellows is currently working on a book about her and I am so looking forward to reading it.

Kara Walker  LOVE her work...telling a story in an original way

Almost Political By Accident: Artist Kara Walker

Kara Walker (born November 26, 1969) is a contemporary African-American artist who explores race, gender, sexuality, violence and identity in her work. Description from pixgood.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Kara Walker

Kara Walker (born November 26, 1969) is a contemporary African-American artist who explores race, gender, sexuality, violence and identity in her work. Description from pixgood.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Kara Walker, I like this because of the Contrasting colours and how they work well together because they are so different, the grey background makes the black and white stand out well

Kara Walker, I like this because of the Contrasting colours and how they work well together because they are so different, the grey background makes the black and white stand out well

Artist: Kara Walker  Kara Walker is an American Artist known for her bold exploration into race, culture and gender and identity issues. You might not have remembered her name, but surely I can recall you to her work once I show you those explosive black silhouettes resembling paper cut-outs that she’s most known for

Artist: Kara Walker Kara Walker is an American Artist known for her bold exploration into race, culture and gender and identity issues. You might not have remembered her name, but surely I can recall you to her work once I show you those explosive black silhouettes resembling paper cut-outs that she’s most known for

Kara Walker, 38, makes black-paper silhouettes that at first glance might remind you of the antique portraits hanging in your grandmother’s living room. But look closer. You’ll see that Walker’s art is complicated by race, sex and the history of slavery in the plantation-era South.

Kara Walker: The Artist

Kara Walker, 38, makes black-paper silhouettes that at first glance might remind you of the antique portraits hanging in your grandmother’s living room. But look closer. You’ll see that Walker’s art is complicated by race, sex and the history of slavery in the plantation-era South.