Benny Andrews
United States, 1930–2006

Do not underestimate the power of a people who can put together the powers of ownership with the determination to have their voices and images firmly implanted in the fields of the culture they have cultivated.

Benny Andrews, journal entry, January 29, 2003, published in Benny Andrews: There Must Be a Heaven (New York: Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, 2013), 4.