Classic story of a great artist. Spending their life creating amazing work based on their experiences and then passing away before being fully acknowledged. He sounds prolific! So many works.
Thank you for posting this! I love his work. I hate it when people refer to work like this as “outsider art”, because you can tell he was a creative person unable to express himself until his 80s (not to mention the implied racism/classism/elitism). His pieces have an incredible sense of composition and balance, and a… Read more
Sorry for the all caps but ... OMG! LOVE THIS! LOVE! THIS!
This is cool as hell! Never got to do these kinds of things when I was a kid. Awesome dude.
Thanks for this. There isn't enough coverage of the intersection of Blackness and disability, particularly with regard to police violence.
I feel less guilty now that my first thought was SAS when I saw the post.
Papa Pope be talking smack in multiple dimensions. Love it
Joe Morton’s character did create Skynet in T2
Well another aspect of Black history is presented that rises from the ashes of the Undiscovered. Crispus Attucks (my personal fave) THE first person overall to die for this country. The Boston Massacre luminary (he took the first bullet-race trolls, Ho!)- along with Lafayette and Salem are names never presented as… Read more
Good on this guy. It’s awesome when people give something back.
Same... I went in a different direction. Figured later on, I’d become a private pilot and actually enjoy it. It’s “later on” now and I enjoy it. I don’t think I’d remotely like being an airline pilot, particularly not the journey to get there while managing all that debt.
This kicks ass.
This guy is friggin awesome!
Awesome! with my son starting to get his PPL, programs like this are great in getting kids interested in flight.
I love this!
This is awesome. The flight school I taught at didn’t do introductory flights, so we never got to fly with young kids and get them turned on to flying.