"All the variety, all the charm, all the beauty of life is made up of light and shadow." -Leo Tolstoy
Just weeks before the Domino Sugar Factory is demolished, I went to see Kara Walkers mammoth art installation. The air was seeped in sugar and the mood was evocative of Langston Hughes poem, “A Dream Deferred.” The space was quite literally dripping in history. Click to see more pictures.
To the sea of people I pass everyday
I do not know your names
Or where you come from
Or if you prefer Chardonnay
You are irreplaceable
Like salt, the stars and rain