Not my Cup of Tea (2001)

Acrylic and Pencil on Wooden Support.

20”h x 16”w                                      Photo Credit – Ronnie Carrington

Andrew Bynoe Collection

As a white Creole, I have often found myself perceived as a foreigner in my own land. This work shows a hand uncomfortable with what it holds – a porcelain teacup, obscuring the mouth, that from which the voice comes, suggesting an inability to speak when wearing this outfit/misfit.

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