To Be Your Self Is Divine
2019, Photography featuring a painted backdrop by r. hamilton, Dimensions variable
Isra is a South-Asian American artist exploring identity through the lens of a portrait photographer. Understanding the power of and holding space for the expression of people of color and marginalized individuals has always been at the crux of her work. Each of her projects was created with the common intention of empowering both participants and viewers by narrating complex emotions through visuals.