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5 Black photographers proving iPhone-shot images can be art

ICP's new exhibit 'INWARD: Reflections on Interiority' brings together Quil Lemons, Djeneba Aduayom, Arielle Bobb-Willis, Brad Ogbonna and Isaac West.
Abigail Glasgow
9.29.21
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Polaroids of inspiring women artists, from FKA twigs to Agnès Varda

Inside photographer Hugo Huerta Marin's new book 'Portrait of an Artist: Conversations with Trailblazing Creative Women'.
Abigail Glasgow
9.22.21
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These photos capture the joy of immigrant communities across the US

From Chinatown to Little Nigeria, Alexander-Julian Gibbson's new series ‘The Land of Milk and Honey' highlights the rich diversity of America.
E.R. Pulgar
7.5.21
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Kadar Small’s tender portrait of Black men ‘just existing’ in New York City

"My Brotha" documents everyday moments — at the barbershop or the basketball court — to overturn the hardened stereotype of growing up in urban areas.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
6.18.21
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Xavier Sharod Dominic Avery's photos uplift the multi-layered beauty of sisterhood

The New York-based photographer's new series 'SORORITY' celebrates the supportive circle of friends he holds close.
Ashley Tyner
4.20.21
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Kendall Bessent's portraits offer an intimate look at his own 'Black Mecca'

Currently showing his work in New York, in collaboration with the Black Artist Fund, the sky's the limit for the 20-year-old Atlanta-born photographer.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
4.12.21
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How Mical Valusek reframed the nude image in quarantine

In the Paris-based photographer’s ‘Home Alone’ series, Mical's subjects gained control through a deeply collaborative process.
Emma Russell
1.25.21
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Intimate portraits of the trans and non-binary community in Paris

Photographer Vincent Ferrané captures the ritual of getting ready to go out in his new book, ‘Every-day’.
Sarah Moroz
11.23.20
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These timeless prom portraits are an ode to teenage resilience

When the senior dance was cancelled, Katie McCurdy set up a socially-distanced studio in her backyard to keep the tradition of prom photos alive.
Britnee Meiser
9.23.20
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Documenting the carefree, queer haven of Jacob Riis Beach

From The Rockaways to New York Pride, photographer Stephanie Mei-Ling explores intersectional identity beyond society's fetishisation of marginalised subcultures.
Emma Russell
9.3.20
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Marili Andre's whimsical photos capture the raw spirit of youth

The photographer went back to her childhood home in Greece, her DIY roots and rediscovered the pure, unadulterated fun of fashion.
Zoë Kendall
8.10.20
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These photos celebrate the beauty of Black life in the Bahamas

Photographer Melissa Alcena documents the people of her home country at their most pure.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
7.29.20
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