Across the African diaspora–melanin filled skin defines the attention and perspective that is taken by the external world. Historically and presently, that same perspective has been used to oppress and objectify black bodies to violence and bondage. In response to such brutality, RECLAIM is a photo series that counters such and focuses on the black body to generate pride, love, and gratitude.

  • Alliyah Allen
  • 2018
  • Newark, NJ
  • Photography, Print
  • Digital Print
  • N/A
  • 12 x 18 in
  • Alliyah Allen