"Backward C," detail (2005)

"Backward C," detail, 2005
Mixed media collage on canvas, 84 x 120 inches
Courtesy Sikkema Jenkins & Co.

"The written word can be poured into any vessel. I do it now. It’s poured into video, into a painting, into a public-domain practice. It’s the idea that holds it together for me."
- Mark Bradford