|Photographer||Liz Johnson Artur (born Bulgaria, 1964). Hip Hop Stage, 1995. Chromogenic photograph, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 60.9 cm). Courtesy of the artist. © Liz Joh|
Through 18 August, 2019, the BROOKLYN MUSEUM is still opening up the enormous photo archive of Liz Johnson Artur and presents with 'Dusha' (Soul) her first museum exhibition. On display are photos, sketchbooks and videos by the Ghanaian-Russian photographer, who lives in London today. For thirty years, her work has documented the lives of people of color and society from their perspective.
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