MICHI MEKO

As a multidisciplinary artist, The work draws influence from rural southern culture and contemporary urban subcultures. The works exist in various mediums to convey narratives based in the personal and historic. One has developed a system of gathering that allows hybridizing and remixing the content into a multilingual dialect that endows ordinary and rejected objects with spiritual powers. Mashing up iconography, narratives establish a new identity alluding to conditions both physical and psychological. The work considers Black Buoyancy or black bodies afloat. Imploring Black Navigation as a means of understanding Blackness, the works are mapped movements of positioning within known patterns of everyday life.

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