Yuko Edwards is a documentarian, photographer and mixed media artist. Her work addresses how concepts of self and social identity are experienced and expressed in specific places and times; she situates her subjects in historical context to explore social, political, and economic realities.
Her video “Politics from a Black Woman’s Insides” screened at the Metropolitan Museum of Art; the Brooklyn Museum; and festivals around the world. She is a recipient of a NYFA Artist Fellowship in video. A selection from her on-going photography series Long Life was on view in 2019 at The Center for Fine Art Photography in Colorado.
She lives and works in Bristol, England.