Cargo: The Middle Passage


 

Cargo: The Middle Passage

 

Client: King Arts Complex

Location: Columbus, OH

Installed: August, 2005

Recipient of the 2006 Greater Columbus Arts Council Artistic Excellence Award, Cargo: The Middle Passage depicts the conditions that were endured on the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. This recreation of a slave trade ship gives visitors insight into the environment that caused the deaths of millions of Africans who were forced into slavery.