Karis Beaumont is a self taught Jamaican-British artist specialising in photography, art direction and directing. The Hertfordshire born photographic artist explores the concept of beauty in the African diaspora through portraiture, music, fashion and documentary.

Beaumont's work has been featured in national and international media outlets such as GUAP Magazine, Afropunk, Channel 4, Buzzfeed and i-D to name a few.

'Anything can be beautiful when you look at it with love'.

Available for commissions and employment opportunities: info.karisbeau@gmail.com


Features/Clients:

The Dots UK, Buzzfeed, Tate, Fader, i-D, Complex, Afropunk, GUAP Magazine, Yellowzine, Shado Mag, Basement Approved, Girl Gazed, Channel 4, Yemzi, Lamula Nassuna, Sukeban Magazine, AZ Magazine, Radr Magazine, Isit Home, Nemesis Models, Izaio Model Management, LinkUp TV


Exhibitions

Evolution of Black British Culture: guap magazine x the photographers' gallery, london, england. october 2019

Global Womxnhood x shado mag, london, england. september 2019

The African Art Experience. harare, zimbabwe. march 2018

Evacreate's XO Kreme, hertfordshire, england. february 2016 & 2015.

Art As We Know It, hertfordshire, england. august 2016

Anything Goes, london, england. may 2016


Press:

Yellowzine: https://www.yellwzine.com/post/karis-beaumont

The Gallyry: https://www.thegallyry.com/post/exploring-global-womxanhood-through-the-lens-of-female-photography

The Dots: https://the-dots.com/projects/championing-diversity-this-black-history-month-2018-meet-100-creatives-inspiring-change-251607

Shado Mag: https://shado-mag.com/see/in-conversation-with-karis-beaumont/

Basement Approved: https://basementapproved.com/culture/the-basement-presents-bridges-not-borders/

Afropunk: https://afropunk.com/2018/05/premiere-the-mental-health-issues-faced-by-creatives-inspired-this-visual-project/





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