Remembering Jacques Roumain: Black Is Simply Beautiful
From the Exhibition: Crik? Crak!: Are You Listening?
This painting is conceived upon the theme “Black is beautiful” from Haitian writer and activist Jacques Roumain and his contemporaries to challenge Haitians’ propensity to use “lighten the race” as a barometer to create a better future that is greatly diminished be cause of their darker skin color.