Portrait

When You Look, What Do You See? by Jahan Sharif

Bluff, Jarvis Boyland, 2019 Oil on Canvas

Bluff, Jarvis Boyland, 2019
Oil on Canvas

While watching the interracial gay couple move through the gallery, taking in the staid portraits of black queer men, I was reminded of the harm that is caused when someone is looked upon, but not seen.

Los Angeles, CA, USA
May 2019

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Common House, Jarvis Boyland, 2019 Oil on Canvas

Common House, Jarvis Boyland, 2019
Oil on Canvas

Keenan, Jarvis Boyland, 2019 Oil on Canvas

Keenan, Jarvis Boyland, 2019
Oil on Canvas

Expectations, Jarvis, Boyland, 2019 Oil on Canvas

Expectations, Jarvis, Boyland, 2019
Oil on Canvas

D’Angelo, Jarvis Boyland, 2019 Oil on Canvas

D’Angelo, Jarvis Boyland, 2019
Oil on Canvas

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