Cecilia In Lee

Portraying the ghosts of inequality

A haunting ring of chairs greets guests at the entrance of “30 Americans.” On each chair sits a white hat with slit holes for eyes, resembling the Ku Klux Klans’ unnerving costumes. Hanging from the ceiling is a noose. The provocative display at the Corcoran Gallery of Art centers around sexuality, racism and self-identity in […]