"Don't Shoot" - by Liz Conces Spencer
Liz Conces Spencer
Graphite on Paper, unframed
12" x 16"
When the model took this pose in an Archway Gallery figure drawing session, the significance of her posture was not immediately evident. It was not until the mounting furor over repeated police misconduct and judgmental error erupted into worldwide protest that Archway artists responded with exhibitions of works linked to this anger and the poignant fear experienced by People of Color.