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Kerry James Marshall's "Requiem to the 1960s"

Artist Kerry James Marshall explains the background of his series Mementos. The paintings and lithographs were inspired by Marshall's memory of 1960s-era souvenirs commemorating heroes of the Civil Rights Movement.

  • Total running time: 2 min. 22 sec.

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