Items related to Kara Walker’s Katastwóf Karavan, on display February 2018 during Prospect.4 in New Orleans.
Siddhartha Mitter (Village Voice) – Carnival of the Grotesque: Kara Walker’s Insistent Resistance in New Orleans
Charlie Tatum (Pelican Bomb/Nola.com) – This calliope performance was meant to be disturbing
ACQUISITION | To help fund “Katastwóf Karavan” Kara Walker made maquettes of the work in an edition of 30. The small scale objects made of painted laser-cut steel measure 9 1/8 x 14 5/8 x 5 1/2 inches and, among others, were acquired by Gibbes Museum of Art in Charleston, S.C., Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, N.Y., and New-York Historical Society where it will be featured in the fall 2018 exhibition “Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow.”