Artist Projects

X Billboard Project

Tony Cokes , Marc Pierson

The bi-racial artists collaborative X-PrZ used public sites in Boston for a yearlong series of billboards, subway station lightbox ads, and posters for subway cars, buses, and bus shelters. The work examines the figure and cultural legacy of Malcolm X in a revisionist historical framework, deconstructing his place as a commodified folk hero in the urban landscape. The project included five billboards and was documented via a website and the production of a broadcast-quality videotape.

  • Artists

    Tony Cokes

    Tony Cokes makes video and installation projects that reframe appropriated texts to reflect upon capitalism, subjectivity, knowledge and pleasure. So…


    Marc Pierson

    Mark Pierson studied Music, Art and Architecture at the University of Vienna, Austria and at Clark University. His work includes the production of vi…


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