Riot versus Rebellion, 2018
Fluorescent Acrylic on Canvas, 30 x 40 inches

This piece is heavily inspired by the Newark Rebellion of 1967. The painting represents a woman in riot gear. She is a fighter, showcasing the strengthand beauty in being a woman, and the fact thatsociety has not figured out how to let them lead to address conflict, inequities, and socio economic issues that plague vulnerable communities.