Kwasi Boyd-Bouldin (b. 1977) is a Los Angeles based photographer whose work focuses on the urban environment. His work explores the relationship between a neighborhood’s physical composition and the lives of it’s inhabitants. He 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. He has been featured in The New York Times Lens Blog, Slate France, and was one of Time Magazines 12 African American Photographers to Follow in 2017. Kwasi has also completed projects for Curbed LA and KCET ArtBound.

Exhibitions, Awards, & Presentations


Northern Eye Photography Festival
Festival Exhibition (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