feature: “liberation art for young black women” – the photography of j. kirven

August 14, 2015

Check out the latest images from fashion and lifestyle photographer J. Kirven, aka Jonathan Kirven. Hailing from Richmond, Virginia, the 23 year old centers his work on women’s empowerment (capturing dynamic women within his community). He tells us: “The goal of my photography is to empower young women especially of color while giving them a sense of liberation and freedom from anything that may be holding them back or hindering them. Many people refer to my work as Liberation Art for young black women”. Explore below.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor