Interview with artist Ulysses Jenkins

Oct 02, 2011

In conjunction with the exhibition Now Dig This: Art and Black Los Angeles 1960-1980.

In this interview from October 2011, artist Ulysses Jenkins discusses his diverse body of video and performance work. From his early documentation of the Watts Festival in the 1970s to his current investigation of the media's portrayal of African American men, Jenkins examines questions of race, history, and the power of the state.