A year ago today we broke the flood gates open. Since then it was important to spend the whole year running through them making sure every piece of the gate was knocked down. And now I’m glad to share this picture is being acquired into the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s permanent collection
I Can Make You Feel Good. 20 page portfolio of work, a personal essay and an interview between me and @hansulrichobrist for the new issue of @foam_magazine out today. Hans thank you for your guidance on the show and for chatting. 8 days before my exhibition opens at @foam_amsterdam getting nervous asf. The magazine will also be available at the opening.
Never did I think or expect to be shooting couture clothing in my life but it’s for that exact reason we wanted to shoot a couture story for the April 2019 issue of American Vogue. Styled by my big brother @mr_carlos_nazario
Directed this short film for Simone Rocha x Moncler. Originally shown at Milan Fashion Week as a 2 screen installation. We were looking at gardening, groups of women expressing freedom and repression in various ways, and plastics interfering with nature. The full film is online now on Moncler’s YouTube 🌹
So excited to announce I CAN MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD my first ever solo exhibition which will be held at Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam. Running April 19th-June 5th. We will be showing a survey of photography works some newer some older. And 2 new video installations ‘Chasing Pink, Found Red’ and ‘Idyllic Space.’ We got a lot in store for yall. Come to Amsterdam!
Kiki and Stephan from Barry Jenkins newest ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ for the January 2019 Issue of American Vogue. Styled by #CamillaNickerson
2 years ago I was an intern at Art Partner learning the ropes. It’s been an emotional full circle moment to rejoin the family as an artist. I’m so excited to share that I am now represented worldwide by @artpartner
A film of @Beyonce and the energy on set for my @voguemagazine September cover. Electric energy that day. So beautiful. Full video link in my bio. Directed by me Fashion Director @tonnegood DP @eoinmcl Creative Directors @beyonce @kwasifordjour Set Design @davidjameswhite_ Hair @nealfarinah @nakiarachon Make up @sirjohnofficial Production @sylviafarago Creative Producer @laurenlalabaker Edit @thewhitelines Shot on @kodak_shootfilm
@beyonce in cornrows by me on the September cover of American Vogue
This is as much about forming firsts as it is about leaving legacies. Here’s @beyonce by me for the September 2018 issue of American Vogue. Honored to have worked with such an icon.
Excerpt from my film “Wish This Was Real” (2016 ) Feel like this just came out of me. Straight from the future. Next installment #comingsoon Details on voiceover casting in my story highlights.
Thank you @artsy for naming me a breakout artist of 2018. So happy to share I will have a group show opening with Artsy at the Bergdorf Goodman 2nd Floor in New York. On view from May 3-20. I have 5 analog handmade C-Prints showing. Go see and send me pics
Metatronia (Metatrons Cube ) (2018 ) by @saintrecords Captured by me.
Metatronia (Metatrons Cube ) (2018 ). Modular sculpture and performance piece by @saintrecords Photographed by me. Solange thank you and your entire team for having me this day ♥️
Real texts sent in school shootings read by real school shooting survivors and gun reform activists. Directed by me for @TeenVogue Featuring @cliftonkinnie @_nataliebarden @_nickswerve_ @jazmine_wildcat @therealkenidrawoods DP @o.smithclark Styled by @cocostyle1 Make up @gracegraceahn Hair @rubi_jones Edit @matthew_scholes Music @warren_wolfe Production @reidproductions