The treatment of the Romani and Irish travellers here in the UK is fucking disgusting, I swear people here treat them like they’re not even humans and it’s absolutely vile but no one thinks twice about it because people here just act like they’re prejudiced against “acceptable targets” UGH
One day, you’re 17 and you’re planning for someday. And then quietly, without you ever really noticing, someday is today. And then someday is yesterday. And this is your life.
Really intrigued by M. Tony Peralta’s work. He’s an NYC born Dominican who does some amazing digital/mixed media work. His recent solo exhibition, titled “Complejo” featured a “collection of mixed silk screens [exploring] the cultural complexities of being both Latin and Black.
I love his stuff! I made the neon version of the Goya cans my cover photo on facebook and some kid was like, “I don’t know why you would ever do this to yourself.” I was so angry! Why wouldn’t I share the art of a talented compatriot?
On a separate note, this artist apparently makes tee-shirts. I really want one.