“Black people did not "come to this country seeking a better life.” They were kidnapped from their homes in Africa, dragged in chains and loaded onto slave ships–treated not like human beings but like things, commodities to be traded and used to.
Close Noir Black and White Minimalist Abstract Art Painting Face People Relationships Love. So beautiful with only a simple line against a black background. This is close to my style of work with only a few lines to form the human figure.
New York; Venerable Pierre Toussaint, born a slave, he was freed and became a wealthy businessman. He turned his New York City home into a shelter for orphans, a hostel for priests and poor travellers, and a source of help for any who needed it.