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May 4, 2018

Backstage with Sandy Kenyon: DJ, PR exec April Hunt helps emerging artists break through

Sandy goes backstage at Pen + Brush with DJ and public relations executive April Hunt, who is using her eclectic skills to help emerging artists break through.

March 8, 2018

New York Times Lens: Beauty, Pride and Power in Photos by Lola Flash

After about 32 years of making pictures with hardly any time to rest, Flash is standing a little taller herself these days, thanks to a retrospective exhibit of her various projects at the Pen and Brush Gallery in Manhattan.

March 6, 2018

Brooklyn Rail IN CONVERSATION: Lola Flash with Amy Deneson

Lola Flash’s retrospective at Pen + Brush, 1986 to Present, honors creative activism at its finest. ... This historic retrospective of seventy-one photographs spans a life of advocacy.

February 27, 2018


Flash's germinal bodies of work continue to serve as an important touchstone for any student of photography, and certainly the lineage of art produced by black, queer women.