Hank Willis Thomas on His Unbranded and Rebranded Projects (audio)

September 28, 2011

By Interview David Walker

With his projects called “Unbranded” and “Rebranded,” Thomas scrutinizes the stereotypes and historical assumptions that are often reinforced by advertising. In this clip, he explains how he finds images for those projects and then re-frames them to challenge conventional narratives of culture and history. (Read PDN’s profile of Hank Willis Thomas here.) Related: Hank Willis Thomas on His “Branded” Series...

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