Artist Projects

MBN — 30 Years Later

Lorraine O'Grady

Lorraine O’Grady’s performance persona Mlle Bourgeoise Noire transforms into a new avatar who protests a money-driven art world to restore the cultural purpose it has lost. In absurdist actions that take place in live performances, videos, photos, media ads and billboards, all the battles are lost—but memories of her impossible fight remain.