The Black Creative Collectives Finding Strength in Numbers

A few members of the lens-based coalition Authority Collective, which is made up of over 200 women and gender-expansive photographers of color around the world, shot on Aug. 29, 2021, at the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization Las Fotos Project. From left: Saman Assefi, Oriana Koren, Tara Pixley (top), Kayla Reefer and Amari Dixon.
A few members of the lens-based coalition Authority Collective, which is made up of over 200 women and gender-expansive photographers of color around the world, shot on Aug. 29, 2021, at the Los Angeles-based nonprofit organization Las Fotos Project. From left: Saman Assefi, Oriana Koren, Tara Pixley (top), Kayla Reefer and Amari Dixon.Credit…Photograph by Jon Henry. Photo assistant: Justin Carter

Born out of the American civil rights movement, Black artists’ coalitions thrived in the 1960s and ’70s. Now, a new generation is discovering their power.

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