Oluremi Onabanjo on Ming Smith’s Invisible Man, Somewhere, Everywhere
A photography curator examines Smith’s moody street scene and its illustration of the Black experience.
Feb 17, 2023
In the online edition of MoMA’s ArtSpeaks program, we invite staff members, artists, and special guests to share personal impressions of an artwork in the galleries. Here, photography curator Oluremi Onabanjo examines Smith’s 1991 Invisible Man, Somewhere, Everywhere, a poignant image from this series inspired by Ralph Ellison’s 1952 novel Invisible Man.
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