"Unless you are gushingly positive or make them heroic, images of black people in paintings may be suspect. But I’m very proud of the fact that more people get what I’m after than I expect. Oddly enough, more white people than black people accuse me of being a racist."
Robert Colescott
Saturday Night Special (I Seen It on T.V.)
1988
acrylic on canvas
  1. "Unless you are gushingly positive or make them heroic, images of black people in paintings may be suspect. But I’m very proud of the fact that more people get what I’m after than I expect. Oddly enough, more white people than black people accuse me of being a racist."

    Robert Colescott

    Saturday Night Special (I Seen It on T.V.)

    1988

    acrylic on canvas

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