The figure represented combines the creative worlds that laid the foundations of the art of Sokari Douglas Camp. Particular details of this work bring us back to futuristic inspirations. The barrel used for the skirt brings awareness to the environmental issue for which the sculptress continues to be the spokesperson.
About the artist
Sokari Douglas Camp African and Western cultures meet here. The two realities merge into a harmonious but outlined whole. In her art, the echo of Kalabari rituals is strong but unified beautifully with other cultural belongings. This artist's path is remarkable, and her works that highlight socio-political and environmental issues continue to result exuberant and mysterious, daring and aware.