Aug 6 - Aug 15 * Bad Hair Uprooted exhibit * in Brooklyn, NY

braidlocs mireille liong smBad Hair Uprooted exhibit on Display  at Green Space NYC Civic Art Lab in Brooklyn, NY

Opening & Artist Talk Aug 6 at 7:00 PM  #badhairuprooted

Photo by Keston Duke

Press & Media

On My Way to Paris!

Putting together an exhibition is a lot of work but it doesn't take away from the excitement of going to Paris, to Boucles d'Ebene. Not only am I super exited to have my work on display in the city of lights, "Je 'taime Paris" and it will be great to see Aline Tacite, the wonderful powerful woman behind this huge expo, again.

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A choice of weapons

Crown of Locs

After a roll call by African Voices Magazine for artists to submit their work for an exhibition to commemorate the legendary Gordon Parks, I decided to try my luck. The hardest part is always making a selection and we could only submit two pieces but after I sent out the work, I almost forgot about it until I received a reply.

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The Pursuit of Nappiness

The Pursuit of Nappiness Exhibition

Although I started shooting in 2003 and had already captured hundreds of natural hairstyles, an exhibition never really crossed my mind until my friend who Peta saw the portraits,  planned the seed. A few months after Lawrence Rodriguez actually offered me the opportunity to have an exhibition at his Manhattan gallery Casa Frela after he viewed my work.

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Going Natural