Calendar: Local Views at PAMM: Johanne Rahaman

Event Description

Join us for our in-gallery tour program, Local Views at PAMM, where select local artists will speak about a few works of art currently on view at the museum. This month, Johanne Rahaman will lead the tour. 

Local Views at PAMM gives visitors a first-hand interaction with local artists by creating conversations centered around art and the creative process. This casual 30-minute conversation takes place on the last Thursday of each month.

About Johanne Rahaman

Johanne Rahaman is a Trinidadian-born, Miami-based  documentary photographer, working in both film and digital formats since 2002, and founder of the ongoing photographic archive, BlackFlorida, which examines shifting urban and rural spaces occupied by the Black communities throughout the State. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker MagazineVogueNational GeographicHyperallergicSlateJezebelHuffington Post, and NPR. She has been published in Oxford American MagazinePhoto District News, and the photojournal, Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora.

Rahaman has exhibited in group and solo shows in New York, California, Florida, Malaysia, Switzerland, and her work is currently on show at the U.S. Embassy in Kigali, Rwanda. Rahaman is a 2018 Ellies Awardee, and a 2017 Knight Arts grantee. She's been nominated for the British Journal of Photography Ones To Watch, World Press Photo 6x6 Global Talent Program, PDN 30.