Glenn Ligon Creates Tote Bag to Benefit Harlem’s Studio Museum

September 22nd, 2014

Glenn Ligon and Thelma Golden with Ligon's specially designed bag, via WSJArtist Glenn Ligon has created a specially-designed tote bag, for sale to benefit Harlem’s Studio Museum.  Based on the artist’s work Untitled (I am Somebody), the bag is co-designed with MZ Wallace, and is available for $225.  “It’s always been a favorite text of mine,” Ligon sayws. “When I was approached about an image for this project, I thought the message of that image and its history, and also how it works on the bag when I saw the sketches, that this is a perfect marriage of these two things.”Read more at Wall Street Journal