Subversive Beauty - Carnegie Magazine
A series of painted faces

Firelei Báez, Can I Pass? Introducing the Paper Bag to Fan Test for the Month of June (detail), 2011, Courtesy of Freese Family Collection, California

Subversive Beauty

Lush and bold, the work of Firelei Báez dissects gender, race, and suppressed histories.

By Cristina Rouvalis

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