Gravity of Love
Through exuberant colors, swirling brushstrokes, and collaged scraps of paper, fabric, snack wrappers, and more, Shinique Smith captures the vastness and energy of personal emotions. Gravity of Love includes bright patterns, cut-out imagery, flashes of text, and abstract forms that coalesce into a kaleidoscopic expression of love, hope, and joy.
Ink, acrylic, paper, and fabric collage on wood panel
84 × 84 × 2 1/4 in., 40 lb. (213.4 × 213.4 × 5.7 cm, 18.14kg) (show scale)
Alfred T. White Fund
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Shinique Smith (American, born 1971). Gravity of Love, 2013. Ink, acrylic, paper, and fabric collage on wood panel
, 84 × 84 × 2 1/4 in., 40 lb. (213.4 × 213.4 × 5.7 cm, 18.14kg). Brooklyn Museum, Alfred T. White Fund, 2013.29.1. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2013.29.1_PS11.jpg)
overall, 2013.29.1_PS11.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2021
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