The idea of commemoration has recurred throughout Marshall’s career, whether it be personal commemoration or collective commemoration. In the exhibition space at the far right of the building, and its adjacent room, you can find numerous works in which forms of commemoration are central.
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Kerry James Marshall, Shooting Stars, 1994. Photography, 12 colour polaroids, 38.1 x 27.9 cm; 50.8 x 27.9 cm; 43.2 x 38.1 cm; 38.1 x 132.1 cm .
Kerry James Marshall, Souvenir I, 1997. Painting, acrylic, glitter, unstretched canvas, 274 x 396 cm .
Laid to Rest
Kerry James Marshall, Laid to Rest, 1998. Video, 3-channel video installation in loop, 00:05:00.
Believed to be a Portrait...
Kerry James Marshall, Believed to be a Portrait of David Walker (ca. 1830), 2009. Painting, acrylic, pvc , 97.47 x 78.42 x 5.39 cm.