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Thom Shaw

Self-Portrait: The Day After the Day Before

(Cincinnati, 1947 - 2010)

1997

relief print paper

Collection of the Akron Art Museum

Gift of the artist

2002.16

More Information

About this graphic image that highlights the invasive character of a medical treatment, the artist observed: “I wanted to take a more aggressive approach to self-portraiture by showing how I deal with fear, anger, and hope—my own inner monoliths.”

Marks

artist's chop mark in red ink LR

Keywords
Male
Contemporary Art
African American
Printmaking
Ohio
Self portraits