Photography between art and fashion

The New Black Vanguard: photography between art and fashion

Provided by Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD)

This fall, the Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) presents the first and only West Coast exhibition of The New Black Vanguard: Photography between Art and Fashion. This exhibition highlights the work of 15 contemporary fashion photographers – from London to Lagos, New York to Johannesburg – whose images present radically new perspectives on the medium of photography and art, race and gender. beauty, and gender and power.

Curated by acclaimed New York critic and curator Antwaun Sargent and curated by Aperture, New York, the exhibition features over 100 selected works by these groundbreaking artists, including Campbell Addy, Arielle Bobb-Willis, Micaiah Carter, Awol Erizku, Nadine Ijewere, Quil Lemons, Namsa Leuba, Renell Medrano, Tyler Mitchell, Jamal Nxedlana, Daniel Obasi, Ruth Ossai, Adrienne Raquel, Dana Scruggs and Stephen Tayo, as well as images created by other young artists contributing to this movement.

The work of this international community of black photographers has been widely viewed in mainstream lifestyle magazines from Vogue to Allure, numerous ad campaigns for Dior, Jimmy Choo and other major brands, and within museums, reinjecting contemporary visual vocabulary around beauty and the body. with new vitality and substance.

sunday november 6
Arrival time: 12:00 p.m.
Event start time: 12:00 p.m.

685 Mission Street.
San Francisco, CA 94105

Twenty-five (25) winners will each receive two tickets, which can be collected from Will-Call at MoAD on the day of the event. Only active members of the San Francisco Chronicle can win. To participate, please complete all fields of the form before noon on Tuesday, November 1. Multiple registrations will not be considered. Winners will be drawn and notified by email by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1.

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