Stay, create and present in th heart of Tokyo
Residence Period: 2018.02.01-2018.02.28
To the outsider whether domestic or foreign the identities and characteristics of those apart of the fashion subcultures in Tokyo, Japan are seen in the context of the collective still failing to see the expression of the "individual" self shrouded in clothing and what some may argue a contradiction to their efforts of truly being seen for who they are. In this photo series, Brock examines the personal identity of her subjects within the cultural nuances of the social group they are apart of.
1) "Crosslines: A Culture Lab on Intersectionality, Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center-Smithsonian Arts and Industries Building,
Washington D.C. 2016"
2) MA in Education, Howard University 2013
3) BS in Biology, Howard University 2009
Base of activity: Los Angeles, California; Tokyo, Japan
Media Used: Film and photography
Antoinette is an emerging visual artist who uses mixed media (video + photography) to document the themes of character and cultural identity through the stories of the marginalized communities of the world.