99 Years After the Tulsa Race Massacre, an Artist From Tulsa Reflects
Updated: Jun 10, 2020
Artist Crystal Z Campbell looks back on the Tulsa Race Massacre and its relevance today.
Crystal Z Campbell, “Notes from Black Wall Street #77” (2016). Image courtesy of the artist.
"As we reflect on the recent centennial of other instances of racially motivated domestic terrorism, such as the Red Summer, and approach that of the Tulsa Race Massacre, I meditate on these images through the application of tactile layers of paint, like scars, atop archival photographs."