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Theaster Gates + Lisa Lee on Doris Salcedo

A dark-skinned person with a beard and wearing a taupe coat sits against shelves of large, reddish-brown books embossed with the word "EBONY" in gold.

Theaster Gates

Photo: Sara Pooley courtesy of the artist


Artist Theaster Gates and Lisa Lee, assistant professor of art history at Emory University, speak about the social issues addressed and the use of materials in both Gates’s and Salcedo’s work.