• Stories Unearthed

    19 days ago - By Aesthetica

    Heather Agyepong and Joanne Coates are the recipients of this year's Jerwood/Photoworks Awards, an initiative designed to support early-career artists working with photography. Both artists delve beneath the surface of familiar cultural tropes and narratives to capture forgotten and overlooked stories, from women in British agriculture to African American cultural icons.
    Agyepong is a multidisciplinary artist based in London whose work touches on themes of mental health and wellbeing, often in relation to the Black diaspora. She is particularly engaged with archival practices and has often...
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