With stuffed dolls and hidden talismans, artist Tau Lewis conjures a space to address the Black Diaspora’s legacy – and its future by undefined

With stuffed dolls and hidden talismans, artist Tau Lewis conjures a space to address the Black Diaspora’s legacy – and its future

Ahead of her solo presentation at Art Basel Miami Beach, she welcomed Sky Goodden to her Toronto studio


Tau Lewis, Harmony, 2019. Recycled leather, recycled poly-fibers, rebar, wire, hardware, seashells, stones, acrylic paint, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist and Cooper Cole, Toronto.
Tau Lewis, Harmony, 2019. Recycled leather, recycled poly-fibers, rebar, wire, hardware, seashells, stones, acrylic paint, dimensions variable. Courtesy of the artist and Cooper Cole, Toronto.
Tau Lewis in front of one of her works. Courtesy of the artist and Cooper Cole, Toronto.
Tau Lewis in front of one of her works. Courtesy of the artist and Cooper Cole, Toronto.