My Tokyo Weekender article about street photographer Deandre Scott is online, here. Follow his instagram at Tokyomemoirs. Below are some of his more vivid portraits and recent clicks from a tour of Vietnam.
"A line from Basquiat’s notebooks expressed how it felt to walk into the second part of the exhibit: “THAT THORN IN MY HEAD NAGGING MY FIST CLOSED.” http://themicrogiant.com/made-in-japan-jean-michel-basquiat-how-the-late-great-artist-gets-sold-to-the-white-people-of-asia/ #basquiat #art
“There’s a whole ‘no homo pause’ vernacular that people use. If you’re telling me ‘no homo’, you’re thinking all the time about what’s homophobic and you’re bringing my attention to it with that attitude." http://themicrogiant.com/lets-them-unlearn-rapper-curly-castro/
@BayeMcneil has been on a tear lately. This brother ain't here for no games. https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/07/28/japan-olympics-team-rui-hachimura-naomi-osaka-national-identity/?fbclid=IwAR0jIC-ts_nIrUoeZLklp7hB6-5o1Yyw2DMmOOpLzYYWhDNijK_1pWGdoMQ