The Past, Presented: Dawoud Bey at the National Gallery of Art

Dawoud Bey’s The Birmingham Project by Kerr Houston The episode was so grim, so barbaric, that it seems almost unimaginable. On a September Sunday in 1963, four members of the Ku Klux Klan placed more than a dozen sticks of dynamite and a timer beneath the steps of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church, a prominent African-American place … Continue reading The Past, Presented: Dawoud Bey at the National Gallery of Art