The “Beautiful Diaspora / You Are Not the Lesser Part” is a new exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) in Chicago, curated by Senior Landecker Fellow and MoCP Associate Curator Asha Iman Veal.
According to Asha Iman, “the exhibition advocates dialogue and solidarity across the spectrum of experiences of global artists of color and Black diasporic artists.”
The exhibition will be open till June 26, 2022. Anyone who cannot visit Chicago in person can now watch a virtual tour of the exhibition led personally by Asha Iman:
More information about the exhibition and its beautiful pieces can be found here.
Asha Iman is one of thirty 2020-2021 Landecker Democracy Fellows. This fellowship, a collaboration between the Alfred Landecker Foundation and Humanity in Action, was created to strengthen a new generation of leaders whose approaches to political and social challenges can become catalysts for democratic placemaking and community building. Read more about the fellowship here.