"Felipe Luciano" Black Is Us project, 2018
"Felipe Luciano" Black Is Us project, 2018

Felipe Luciano; Activist, Poet, Community Activist, Journalist, Media Personality, and Politician.

Photograph by Melanie Gonzalez.

"Edwidge Danticat" Black Is Us project, 2018
"Edwidge Danticat" Black Is Us project, 2018

Edwidge Danticat, Novelist, Short story writer.

Photograph by Melanie Gonzalez.

"Richard Rose", Black Is Us project, 2018
"Richard Rose", Black Is Us project, 2018

Richard Rose, Photographer, Filmmaker

Photograph by Melanie Gonzalez

With support of The Loisaida Center, NY, NY.

"DJ Bembona" Black Is Us project, 2018
"DJ Bembona" Black Is Us project, 2018

DJ Bembona, aka Xiomara Henry; DJ, Artist, Activist.

Photograph by Melanie Gonzalez.

With support of The Loisaida Center, NY, NY.

"Rich James" Black Is Us project, 2018
"Rich James" Black Is Us project, 2018

Rich James, Dancer

Photograph by Melanie Gonzalez.

With support of The Loisaida Center, NY, NY.

"Melanie Gonzalez", Black Is Us project, 2018
"Melanie Gonzalez", Black Is Us project, 2018

Melanie Gonzalez; Photographer, Video Artist.

Photograph by Jacqui Kuraj.

With support of The Loisaida Center, NY, NY.

BLACK IS US installation, Museo Centro de Leon, 2018
BLACK IS US installation, Museo Centro de Leon, 2018

Photo-graphic series.

Graphic Design and concept by Yelaine Rodriguez.

Art Photography by Melanie Gonzalez.

Additional images by Ezequiel Taveras & Jacqui Kuraj.

Installation view at the Museo Centro de Leon, 27th Concurso de Arte Eduardo Leon Jimenes, Santiago, RD.

BLACK IS US installation, Museo Centro de Leon, 2018
BLACK IS US installation, Museo Centro de Leon, 2018

BLACK IS US photo - graphic series

Debuted at the 27th Concurso de Arte Eduardo Leon Jimenes at the Museo Centro de Leon, Santiago, Dominican Republic.

Featuring 7 flags-portraits of pan-Afro Caribbean New Yorkers working in the arts and activism.

Graphic Design + Concept - Yelaine Rodriguez
Photography - Melanie Gonzalez
Additional images by Ezequiel Taveras and Jacqui Kuraj.