Habana Outpost’s first artist of the 2014 Season. Exhibition running from April 12th – May 12th. Come out to meet & greet the artist this Saturday, April 19th, 2014 (1pm-4pm).
Phillis Kwentoh is a Nigerian American photographer residing in New York City. A self taught photographer, Phillis began her career in 2007 documenting her parents’ hometown Onitsha. Since then she has worked for Essence magazine and exhibited in multiple galleries. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Vogue Italia, Ann Street Gallery, MoCADA and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum. In 2012 Phillis became a contributor to the PhotoVogue Collection at Art + Commerce. When she’s not shooting portraits, Phillis is plotting her next overseas adventure and daydreaming of living on a tropical island.