BLACK WHAT?


Black is commonly used as an umbrella term to simplify racial differences between Whites and people of African descent in America. By exaggerating facial features, dress and personal affects, this series of portraits reveals the intricacies that shape Black identity in a racialized society.  



How do you Identify?
Nigga, Ugandan-American, American, Nigerian, Black American, Afro Latino, Black, Haitian, African American, Native Born Black American descended from Enslaved Africans in the American South (Participant's answers)   ​​​


Exhibited at the Lawrence Alloway Gallery in 2016, (10) 18"x24" Linocuts

Dewayne Wrencher

​NATIVE BORN BLACK... ARTIST