Artwork #151

Recognition

by Lisa Woods, Council District 1

Paper, Plywood, Paracord, Projector, 2022

Courtesy of the Artist

Lisawoods.com



Recognition explores the intersection of African diaspora culture with technology. Blackness is often excluded in visions of technologically-driven progress. In “Recognition” I propose an Afrofuturistic vision of black womanhood that is bold, technological, and boundless.