Britta Kwamya

The series of images featured highlight a time in the artist’s childhood fraught with familial upheaval. Rather than focus on the people involved they capture on the imprint of energy left behind in the space said people inhabit.


Britta Kwamya, "Basement Door"

The abandoned and empty mood of a foyer meant to welcome and receive guests. The stagnancy and tension of an empty sitting room.

Britta Kwamya, "Sitting Room"

The ominous feeling of an illuminated door seen at the vantage point of a child.

Britta Kwamya, "Untitled (Apartment)"

The images capture the contrast of the loneliness that can be felt in a surrounding which is meant to be a home.

Britta Kwamya, "Foyer"