Kenyatta Crisp began his study in photography in 2012. Currently, he owns Crisp Photography Ltd and is the curator behind 28karatblack, based in Cleveland OH. His range in photography consists of portraiture, glamour, and film photography, both personal and conceptual. As an experienced collaborator, he seeks the opportunity to work with various artists across the region on creative projects. His work often reflects the inner city aesthetic and Black/African American art culture. Artist like Gordon Parks and Jamel Shabazz have influenced his portraiture elements and his attention to detail.​​​​​​​ 

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Risograph Artist Book Residency/Empress Editions 2020 (Grantee)  Cleveland OH

Facet AI Photographer Artist Grant 2020 (Awarded) Los Angeles CA (Remote)

Roots Run Deep: A Contemporary Survey of African American Hair Culture Exhibition /Brew House Association  2021 Pittsburgh PA 

M.I.A Showcase And New Membership Drive  Exhibition @ Cleveland State University  2016 Cleveland OH 

The Cleveland Print Room's National Juried Exhibition, THE PEER SHOW 2021 Cleveland Ohio

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