Apartment Gallery Series (AGS) Artist Issue
Featured artists: Courtney Garvin, Carmen Lizardo, Yelaine Rodriguez, María del Mar Hernández Gil, Samantha Box, Vicky Charles, Monique Islam, Felicita “Felli” Maynard, Sofie Vasquez, and Vanessa Rondón.
Curatorial Statement by groana melendez and Martha Naranjo Sandoval. Essay: Betty Perez “BP” Cole by Soldanela Rivera
The Apartment Gallery Series features exhibitions hosted in homes and alternative spaces, providing a platform for photographers of color and their communities to come together and create new opportunities for cultural expression and exchange. Since its inception in 2017, En Foco has partnered with seven venues, produced 12 exhibitions, and exhibited close to 50 artists.
Launched in 1985, Nueva Luz is an ongoing art publication that addresses social and cultural issues at the fore of photography, with a particular emphasis on narratives from artists of color. From its inception, the publication’s mission was to advance the professional status of contemporary photographers of diverse backgrounds and cultures.