Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin

Biography, Media, and Exhibitions/Awards

Biography, Media, & Exhibitions/Awards

Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin (b. 1977) is best known for The Los Angeles Recordings, an ongoing documentary project comprised of photo essays about the rapidly changing landscape of the places he grew up in. His work explores the relationship between a neighborhood’s physical composition and the lives of it’s inhabitants. He has been featured in The New York Times, Slate France, and he is one of Time Magazine's 12 African American Photographers to Follow.

Exhibitions, Awards, & Presentations


The New York Times Portfolio Review
Accepted, 2018 New York Times Portfolio Review

Northern Eye Photography Festival
Featured Photographer (Oct 9th, 2017- Oct 21st, 2017)

Lucie Foundation
2017 Emerging Artist Scholarship Shortlist


All City: A Photographic Portrait of Los Angeles
January 13th, 2017 - January 31st, 2017
Espacio 1839
1839 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Songs of My People: 25 Years Later
February 6th, 2017 - March 3rd, 2017
Gallery 102
801 22nd St. NW Washington DC 20052

The Photographer’s Eye: North of the 101
February 15th, 2017
Los Angeles Central Library
Presentation in Meeting Room A