Lexi Parra is a Venezuelan-American visual storyteller and community educator based in Caracas, Venezuela. She graduated from Bard College in May 2018 with a joint degree in Photography and Human Rights. Following graduation, she moved to her...
I was new to New York City and I found a home at Level’s Barbershop in East Harlem.
Over six months, I went from documenting the day to day of the shop to creating a body of work focused on the sculptural, the delicate hand gestures and the interactions between black men in their safe space.