S*an Henry-Smith

Amsterdam, NL

S*an D. Henry-Smith is an artist and writer working in poetry, photography, performance, and publishing, engaging Black experimentalisms and collaborative practices across (and against) discipline. They have read, performed, and exhibited at White Columns, Basilica SoundScape, ISSUE Project Room, The Studio Museum in Harlem, and more. They are the co-author of "Consider the Tongue" with Imani Elizabeth Jackson and two chapbooks, "Body Text" and "Flotsam Suite: A Strange & Precarious Life, or How We Chronicled the Little Disasters & I Won’t Leave the Dance Floor Til It’s Out of My System". Their first full length collection of poems and photographs, "Wild Peach" was shortlisted for the PEN Open Book Award and the Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Poetry. Their first film, "Lunar New Year" was released this spring.