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Charles Mason III 

 The attempt to know myself can only exist in a world where the black body is loved, not for how strong and beautiful it is but simply because we are beings. I think for a time I wasn’t really aware of my value and power. I didn’t yet grasp that being a person of color is to be constantly living the experience of understanding and learning about oneself. So when I create I work, I think of them as objects, which are pieces of a whole. This maneuverability of the work gives me a ground to enter into the complexities of what blackness entails for me at any instance. 

 


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