Posted on: May 19, 2020 Posted by: iamimo_1ftiv7 Comments: 0

Revisiting “The Guardian”

In 2005, then 25-year-old Imo created a monstrosity of an artwork that I titled Guardian: Self-portrait with Dividing Sentinels. It was a pivotal work for me, combining and mixing mediums, along with research, writing, and art. I was a graduate student at Yale then, but very much attempting to understand who I was – my present, my past, and everything in between. Guardian exists in a conceptual space of its…