Another Time’s Voice Remembers My Passion’s Humanity
 

































Title:  Another Time’s Voice Remembers My Passion’s Humanity


Site:  Donnelley Center Community Art Garden
3947 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago

Artists:  Mitchell Caton and Calvin Jones


Sponsors:  Chicago Mural Group


Year:  1979, restored 1993


Scale:  16 x 33 feet


Materials:  Original oil paint on masonry, restoration acrylic paint on masonry


Information:  This jazzy montage of figures and textile patterning opens with the pairing of a wall-high African mask and the face of a contemporary woman, linking the African past with the present community. On the right, the striding figure of an elderly lady with her shopping bag honors the strength of the black matriarchy.