Kota Ezawa: National Anthem

By Memorial Art Gallery

Saturday, December 3, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm

+ 8 dates

  • Sunday, December 4, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 7, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thursday, December 8, 2022 11:00am to 9:00pm
  • Friday, December 9, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday, December 10, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Sunday, December 11, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 14, 2022 11:00am to 5:00pm
  • Thursday, December 15, 2022 11:00am to 9:00pm

500 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607

https://mag.rochester.edu/exhibitions/national-anthem/
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Kota Ezawa’s “National Anthem” series includes watercolors, lightboxes, and a single-channel video, all of which depict NFL athletes engaging in peaceful protests against police brutality and the oppression of people of color in the US. The centerpiece of the project, the critically acclaimed video installation National Anthem (2018), features a soundtrack of “The Star-Spangled Banner” while the artist’s distinctive watercolor animation shows players “taking a knee” on the field. 

Included in museum admission.

shown: Kota Ezawa, National Anthem (San Francisco 49ers), 2019

[on loan]

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