21.5 x 27in
Ogechi is Michael's friend. She sometimes finds herself correcting or teaching people how to pronounce her name. Michael wanted to put her name under an image of her to let everyone know that some people do have harder to pronounce name and It is OK.
MICHAEL THORPE, Ogechi
Michael C. Thorpe
Based in New York City
Education : 2016 Emerson College, Boston, MA
Selected Public Collections: Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Michael C. Thorpe is a visual artist living and working out of New York, New York, with a primary focus in textiles. His mother, Susan Richards, taught him the art and craft of quilting. Thorpe is exploring the limitations of both social constructs and textiles by combining fabrics, imagery and language to evoke alternative perspectives on the human experience.