“Hyperblack Spectacle,” a solo exhibition by Detroit-based artist Johnny Floyd at Conduit Gallery, accomplishes what only the greatest art does: It takes something familiar — something we think we already know — and inspires us to reconsider how we view the world. In this case, Floyd wants us to reconsider how we view Black people — and not just metaphorically. He wants us to see a Black person as being more than a human with melanated skin. “What if you could get a . . .
October 20, 2021