Photograph by Yannick Anton

Jorian Charlton is a portrait photographer whose work focuses on Caribbean-Canadian culture/Black hair culture& appropriation. Her quiet and delicate approach to these topics characterizes her style of visual story telling. She observes her environment through a personal perspective, and with each story, Jorian highlights the beauty of simplicity within the contemporary culture, while her portraits reflect community with a unique curiosity. Through her exploration, she has discovered that even though these rich cultures seem to be blended, they still remain distinct.