Kenneth Shorr, Homework in Hell, 1983

Images of Kenneth Shorr, Homework in Hell

Two black-and-white images, one of a class of young women and one of three adult men crouched in prayer, are modified with what appears to be spray pain of various colors.
Kenneth Shorr, American, b. 1952
Homework in Hell, 1983
Ink, spray, enamel, and oil stick on photograph
Sight: 80 ¼ × 59 ¾ in. (203.8 × 151.8 cm.)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Lenon, Mr. and Mrs. Martin E. Zimmerman, Marianne Deson Gallery, the artist, and the Illinois Arts Council Purchase Grant, 1984.13

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago