Black Actors

“Black Actors” – digital giclée canvas, 53.3″w x 40″h (135.4 x 101.6cm), 2017. Part of the “Afrika” series. One original edition available for public sale; and one available for gallery/museum request. See full image at Saatchi Art.


In a memorable skit from “Chappelle’s Show” Wayne Brady and Dave refer to themselves amicably as black actors, referring to the struggle of making it in Hollywood.

I came to use it as well as a term of endearment with a friend who was wrongfully convicted of a crime, and subsequently deported.

Archival quality 10-ink printer, Breathing Color® Aqueous canvas. Full sized art is unstretched and rolled in a tube for shipping.