Drew Sawyer is an art historian and a curator. He is the Phillip Leonian and Edith Rosenbaum Leonian Curator at the Brooklyn Museum. Read more︎




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"New African Photography," Document Journal
Document Journal

This Saturday, May 7th, marks the curatorial debut between Red Hook Labs and new global media platform Nataal. Co-founded by Alassane Sy, Sara Hemming, and Helen Jennings, Nataal highlights contemporary African photography, fashion, music, and arts. The show in Red Hook Labs waterfront space in Brooklyn features documentary, fashion, and portrait photographers, both emerging and internationally reognized, and explores diverse themes and narratives including notions of belonging and identity, pubic and private, and past and future. Co-founder Helen Jennings catchs up with Document's Drew Sawyer in advance of the show.