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Fly Don't Walk by Larry McNeil

Larry McNeil (Tlingit-Nisga'a, b. 1955)

FLY, DON'T WALK 1989
photo/collage
16" x 20"

inscriptions clockwise from top left:
top left: "It seemed to me that the only purpose of the white wall was to have a stage where birds can show their grace."
top right: "After watching the bird for awhile and it's shadow, I was going to cross the street but came to a Don't Walk sign. The Red Hand turned into the figure of a White Man Walking."
bottom (partially obscured above): "Not wanting to offend anyone, I did my best imitaion of a White Man Walking across the street."