First Class Woman
© Vanessa Turner
Framed Pastel on Paper
16 x 12 inches unframed
‘First Class Woman’ pays tribute to Bermudian women abolitionists. Historically the role of women has been marginalized and fraught with the struggle for equality and freedom. Even with time, the struggle continues today. Whilst the world may consider black women as second class citizens, their resilience paints another picture.
This piece is currently on exhibit and available for purchase at Akwaaba Gallery
You can read more about the concept behind this piece here on my blog.