©  Melvin Edwards

© Melvin Edwards

”Melvin Edwards is best known for the Lynch Fragments, an ongoing series borne out of the turbulence of the civil rights movement, in which ax heads, chains, railroad spikes, and other implements are fused together in powerfully compressed, abstract configurations emblematic of repressed violence and the constructive possibilities of resistance.”

via http://www.nashersculpturecenter.org/engage/event?id=162

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