Dinca: Surveying Art and Culture

Slaves Ex Slaves (2018) and Progress Mill (2018) by Theaster Gates

View "Slaves Ex Slaves," and "Progress Mill," two neon artworks by Theaster Gates. © Theaster Gates. (Image via theastergates.com.)
“Slaves Ex Slaves” (2018) and “Progress Mill” (2018) 
by Theaster Gates
Slaves Ex Slaves, neon, 2018 and Progress Mill, 2018, neon, 97.8 × 97.8 × 12.1 cm. by Theaster Gates. © Theaster Gates. (Image via https://www.theastergates.com/)

“Slaves Ex Slaves” (2018) and “Progress Mill” (2018)
by Theaster Gates

Two neon works by Theaster Gates.

Additional reading: “Theaster Gates: Every Square Needs a Circle, Gray Warehouse, Chicago” by Sara Rouse; “Tackles the Grammar of Race, Mass Incarceration and Poverty;” by Joel Kuennen; and view Theaster Gates’ website here.

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