HELA SERIES

Kent found the inspiration for the “HeLa Series” in the fluorescent microscopic images of the HeLa cells, which he found during meticulous research on the Henrietta Lacks’ story.

Culture HeLa No. 4, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
35.56 x 35.56 cm
14 x 14 in

Culture Hela No. 5 (The Theft), 2017

Acrylic and gold leaf on canvas
35.56 x 35.56 cm
14 x 14 in

Culture HeLa No. 6, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
35.56 x 35.56 cm
14 x 14 in

Culture HeLa No. 7, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
35.56 x 35.56 cm
14 x 14 in

Culture HeLa No. 8, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
40.64 x 40.64 cm
16 x 16 in

Culture HeLa No. 9, 2017 -SOLD (Private)

Private Collection
Acrylic on canvas
40.64 x 40.64 cm
16 x 16 in

Culture HeLa No. 10, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
40.64 x 40.64 cm
16 x 16 in

Process and Research (HeLa No. 205), 2017

Acrylic on canvas
91.44 x 91.44 cm
36 x 36 in

Split Decision 1, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
101.6 x 76.2 cm
40 x 30 in

Split Decision 2, 2017

Acrylic on canvas
101.6 x 76.2 cm
40 x 30 in