The Q&A is open to Black photographers across all genres, ages and genders. If you would like to take part then we would love to hear from you.
We often hear about the issue of “the White gaze” and so I think of Black gaze as the answer to that. Just this year, we’ve started to see Black photographers like Kennedi Carter and AB+DM Studio shoot major magazine covers. This year. We’re JUST now seeing these firsts at Vogue, Vanity Fair, GQ.Read More
The Black gaze to me means directing the focus of the world on to the Black creatives and showcasing the talents and versatility of black creatives.
It is important because there’s not enough representation of black creatives and we need to start pushing out ourselves to the world.Read More
To me, the black gaze is one of the many gazes on the margins of photography’s history so far and the margins of mainstream western art institutions.
The black gaze in particular is one that is also a vital means through which black people are able to represent our cultures and understandings of the world.Read More