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Kerry James Marshall on his Art in the Atrium commission

Art in the Atrium artist Kerry James Marshall explains the stories and strategies behind his mural commission for SFMOMA's atrium. These works use games and puzzles to reveal hidden aspects of life at Mount Vernon and Monticello, the plantation homes of Founding Fathers Thomas Jefferson and George Washington.

  • Total running time: 2 min. 55 sec.

  • Featured Artist: Kerry James Marshall
  • SFMOMA Release Date: February 2009