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Stunning 'Soundsuits' Address The Realities Of Racial Profiling In America

Artist Nick Cave’s work is best described as an explosion of color, texture and noise. Born in Fulton, Missouri, in 1959, Cave is known for his soundsuits ? wearable artworks that can be displayed as still objects or incorporated into wild performances as costumery. Drenched in electric hues and hallucinatory patterns ? and marked by their ability to produce sound when individuals like Cave don the elegant objects ? it’s easy to view the suits as whimsical ware.
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