WALKER, Kara

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Description

Freedom, A Fable
1997
Pop-up book
6 x 16 x 8 1/4" OPEN
The artist is known for her precisely drawn black silhouettes caricaturing the lives of slaves and masters in the Antebellum American south. Using this same caricature format, Freedom, A Fable addresses and documents a "Vision of a soon-to-be emancipated 19th century Negress."

Creator

WALKER, Kara
b. United States, 1969

Source

Gift of Bonnie Kelm & Bill Malis in Memory of Michael Darren Kelm

Identifier

2017.005.001

Citation

WALKER, Kara and b. United States, 1969, “WALKER, Kara,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed November 26, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/7654.