Lyle Ashton Harris

Untitled (Silver Handcuffs) 2007, Digital pigment print on silver foil 47 x 35 inches

Untitled (Silver Handcuffs)

2007, Digital pigment print on silver foil

47 x 35 inches

Born in The Bronx, New York, 1965
Lives and works in New York, New York

Lyle Ashton Harris’ photographs address black identity, masculinity, sexuality, gender, and the stereotypes that have been constructed around them. He creates photographs, videos, performance pieces, and installations, working in New York with frequent trips to Ghana as professor at NYU’s program in Accra.