In the 12th year of Baxter St at CCNY’s Workspace Residency Program, the five-person jury chose four artists for the residency program from a competitive and talented pool of NYC-based artists.
In his series, Policing Gender, Lorenzo became long-term pen pals with 32 prison inmates who identify as LGBTQ+ . He never questioned why they were in prison, but instead simply shared personal and emotional memories, such as their coming out stories, their fears, their triumphs and their goals for the future. Lorenzo visually represented these conversations through portrait and aerial photography, on view now at the CVA in Gravity of Perception.Read More
“Gravity of Perception provides a profound opportunity for viewers to not only experience the impact of these images but to contemplate how they may shift our perspective and invite empathy.”Read More