Nicola Frimpong

I Feel So Ugly

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I Feel So Ugly
Nicola Frimpong
I Feel So Ugly
2012
Watercolour on paper
30 x 21 cm

A cage sits onstage, occupied by beefy and well-hung naked white men, as an audience of exclusively black heads look on, having apparently thrown rotten vegetables at them; a small group of auctioneers approach and prepare to make a sale. There’s a comic absurdity to the vision: her white slaves are parodies of teenage lust, as fresh-faced and toned as members of a boy band.


     
 


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