Elevator Music 35: Ephraim Asili—Jazz Salt

This multimedia installation includes a newly commissioned 30-minute cassette of sampled tracks, primarily from the 1960s through 1980s, that celebrate the music and poetry of black Americans while confronting 20th-century racial politics. Limited-edition cassettes and books with Asili’s original drawings and collages are available by donation.

Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, January 13–May 20, 2018
Organized in collaboration with the artist

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