GANT sam

1955 . usa

2000 . usa

After his parents were arrested at their family home for drug trafficking Sam Gant was placed with a foster family. This traumatic event would be the cause of his silence and deafness. Deemed “irrecoverable” he would not go to school. Through his art, with the help of letters and numbers, he seems to want to access a form of language the graphics of which evoke a torn cry.