"Easy Dark" (2007)

"Easy Dark," 2007
Ink and acrylic on canvas, 108 x 72 inches
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art Collection, Denmark
Photo by Steven Gerlich
© Julie Mehretu
Courtesy Marian Goodman Gallery

"A mark that leans forward has a very specific kind of gesture to it and you can assign a particular social meaning to that. So in my mind these marks operate with that type of social gesture."

-Julie Mehretu