Deana Lawson

Centropy

Deana Lawson, Nation, 2018. Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Deana Lawson, Jounvert, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Deana Lawson, Portal, 2017. Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Deana Lawson, The Garden, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Deana Lawson, Nikki’s Kitchen, 2015. Courtesy of the artist and Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York

Deana Lawson, poster for the exhibition, Centropy, Kunsthalle Basel, 2020. Design: Haus Kato

Meticulously staged yet profoundly intimate images of the sartorial styles, quotidian habits, and domestic interiors of the African diaspora in her native United States, Brazil, and beyond, Deana Lawson’s (* 1979) photographs are unforgettable portraits of contemporary Black life.

Press clippings:
Porträts der afrikanischen Diaspora, Programmzeitung (3/2020)