panel depicting a standing figure, wearing robes and a jacket in various colors, wearing a hat in mostly green colors; black background with drooping leaves, and toucans nestled in foliage throughout

Zouave, 2020

Bisa Butler

Cotton, silk, wool and velvet quilted and appliqued

L2021.21

On View in Gallery 373

How shall I respond? Calm?
Peaceful? Shall I bear arms?
Negotiate / overthrow or appropriate
Isolate / clash on site / or we co-create
/ Feeling like we made it
Lyrics by Chaka Mkali, “We are soldiers” from the album Rituals of Resilience

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