#Repost @lenscratch• • • • • •Spirit: Focus on Indigenous Art, Artists, and Issues: Jeremy Dennis "Nothing Happened Here is a nuanced interpretation around the reality of the “white guilt” that many Americans have carried through generations, and the inconvenience of co-existing with people their ancestors tried to destroy. These stylized portraits of non-indigenous people impaled by arrows focuses on the most dramatic emotions and complex moments of silence and thought for the subject around these issues. With racial divisions and pressures reaching a nationwide fever pitch, it is more important than ever, according to Dennis, to offer accurate and compelling representation of indigenous people."“I like making use of the cinema’s tools, the same tools that movie directors have always turned against us (curiously familiar representations, clothing that makes a statement, pleasing lighting), to create conversations about uncomfortable aspects of post-colonialism.” @[email protected] @donnagarcia23 #equaldignity @equaldignityforart

#Repost @lenscratch• • • • • •Spirit: Focus on Indigenous Art, Artists, and Issues: Jeremy Dennis "Nothing Happened Here is a nuanced interpretation around the reality of the “white guilt” that many Americans have carried through generations, and the inconvenience of co-existing with people their ancestors tried to destroy. These stylized portraits of non-indigenous people impaled by arrows focuses on the most dramatic emotions and complex moments of silence and thought for the subject around these issues. With racial divisions and pressures reaching a nationwide fever pitch, it is more important than ever, according to Dennis, to offer accurate and compelling representation of indigenous people."“I like making use of the cinema’s tools, the same tools that movie directors have always turned against us (curiously familiar representations, clothing that makes a statement, pleasing lighting), to create conversations about uncomfortable aspects of post-colonialism.” @[email protected] @donnagarcia23 #equaldignity @equaldignityforart

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