Ojive DeLungela

born Berlin, Germany

"the Cynthia", 2019

East Hampton, NY

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-It's called "the Cynthia".  She's the mother of my ex boyfriend who died suddenly while we were together.

 

The inspiration is [always to] expose black women, black culture in art.

 

She is representing Mary with Jesus on the hand reminiscing what our ancestor went through so we can be here.-

unfinished -"the Cynthia", 2019

art by Ojive DeLungela

shot by Sunni Dixon

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