‘In the heart of their hug’: Hank Willis Thomas on his ‘Embrace’ tribute to the Kings

Murray Whyte for Boston Globe

As part of the inaugural Embrace Ideas Festival, the artist spoke in depth about his long-awaited memorial to Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. The 20-foot bronze sculpture is set to be unveiled on Boston Common on MLK Day next year.

June 16, 2022