At the behest of Creative Time Kara E. Walker has confected:
or the Marvelous Sugar Baby
an Homage to the unpaid and overworked Artisans who have refined
our Sweet tastes from the cane fields to the Kitchens of the New World
on the Occasion of the demolition of the Domino Sugar Refining Plant
Situated at industrial relics of Brooklyn’s legendary Domino Sugar Factory built in 1882. The gigantic Sugar Sphinx made of bleached sugar has a deeper meaning than just preventing possible bugs’ invasion. Read more about the exhibition here.
Photography Wendy Lim | hpu3m |