Sky Hopinka

Riverside Cahokia, 2023

Sky Hopinka (Ho-Chunk Nation/Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians, born 1984), Riverside Cahokia, 2023, Unique inkjet with hand scratched text, 40 x 40 in. Schwartz Art Collection, Harvard Business School, 2023.8.

Looking like me never worked out so well in a lot of my life
but that never stopped me from apologizing or agonizing
or gazing away and glancing down
about being a skin in a town
in a city in places near and non that I live in or pass through
or visit or am guested.