Skip to main content

Kevin Beasley

The Road
2019

Not on view

Date
2019

Classification
Sculpture

Medium
Polyurethane resin, raw Virginia cotton, Virginia soil, Virginia twigs, Virginia pine needles, housedresses, kaftans, t-shirts, du-rags, altered housedresses, altered kaftans, altered t-shirts, altered garments, altered tires, scarf, guinea fowl feathers, down feathers, copper, jewelry, shoelaces, mobile phone, burlap satchel, windshield wipers, altered African fabrics, socks, Timberland boots, aluminum, steel

Dimensions
Overall: 96 × 120 × 10in. (243.8 × 304.8 × 25.4 cm)

Accession number
2021.59

Credit line
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase, with funds from the Painting and Sculpture Committee in memory of Ron Burrell

Rights and reproductions
© Kevin Beasley



Sunrise

Sunset

A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

Learn more

Vaccination required. All visitors aged 5+ must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination, in accordance with NYC requirements. Visitors aged 18+ must also show photo ID. Face coverings are required. Review the Whitney’s safety guidelines.