Bertram Knight Jr.

Bertram Knight is a photographer who in living and studying ongoing plights challenging people of color and various marginalized groups has been inspired by various black nationalist movements. His work invites you to submerge yourself in black experiences. Through portraiture he celebrates and highlights beauty across the African diaspora. His focus, draws attention to what he describes as marginalized beauty. Motivated to bridge a gap between generations of the past and present, Knight’s photographs depict traditional aspects of black culture, while weaving in more contemporary forms of expression as well. His mantra, “What’s Your Story?”challenges viewers to embrace and cherish their experience. Join Bertram as he continues to advocate for improved and inclusive representation of the black community through visual art.