3/4 length portrait of a Black figure wearing a white suit with pink water lillies on it; white ground

2pc Floral Suit, 2020

Amoako Boafo

Oil on canvas with collage


On View in Gallery 373

Welcome / new horizons / where the mind is
More than just land and sky / I’m intertwining
Planets / spinning alignment / with assignments
Slightly / pivoted to the Sun’s divineness
Unseen but felt like air
Everything is extravagant done with flair
From the way that we walk / we glide we there
Textures of the hair and clothes we wear
Lyrics by Chaka Mkali, “Grand Rising,” from the album Rituals of Resilience

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