Bio

Christopher Udemezue born in Long Island, NY as a rst generation Jamaican American has shown at a variety of galleries and museums, including the Queens Museum of Art, Brooklyn Arts Exchange, AC Institute Art Gallery, and Envoy Enterprises. Christopher has been featured on Afro Punk, Style.com and was a part of the OUT Magazine’s OUT 100 2013. As an active member in the art collective House of Ladosha, Chris’s work explores queer issues as they intertwine with the social politics of communities of color. His recent body of work utilizes his Jamaican heritage and the complexities of gender identity, desire, tragedy through personal and public mythology and public lynching as a primary source.