2022 future maker

Kennedi Carter

Iconic and Influential

A Durham, NC native by way of Dallas, Kennedi Carter is a fine art and editorial photographer with a primary focus on Black subjects. Her photography highlights the aesthetics and sociopolitical aspects of Blackness, spotlighting the overlooked beauties of the Black experience: skin, texture, trauma, peace, love and community.


The Dreamer’s Journey

With her photography, Carter passionately embraces opportunities to shine a light on diverse communities, including people and places that might otherwise fade into the background and go unseen.  


Future Greatness

Carter believes it’s her mission to reinvent notions of creativity and confidence in the realm of Blackness. Through her photography, she aims to create new perspectives, as well as expose people to points of view they’ve never encountered, helping everyone to Dream in Black. 

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