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Artist Kehinde Wiley Plays Rock-Paper-Scissors

Kehinde Wiley’s Three Wise Men Greeting Entry Into Lagos (2008).Courtesy of the Studio Museum in Harlem


Kehinde Wiley approaches men on the streets of Harlem, Lagos, and Dakar, and paints them into grand, opulently framed works that you’d expect to see on a wall in a Wes Anderson movie. See more statuesque young men on view at the Studio Museum in Harlem through October 26.