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Take a Walk in Harlem with Jeffrey Meris

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Video: Marissa Alper; Audio: Nora Rodriguez; Editing: Chisa Hughes

"In some ways, I think about my caring for these orchids as being an homage to him [DMX] and really expanding the conversation around Blackness and its intersection in relationship to masculinity.” — Jeffrey Meris 

Join Studio Museum in Harlem 2022–23 Artist in Residence Jeffrey Meris as he takes his plants 🌱 for a walk around Harlem. Hear him reflect on his time in The Studio Museum's residency and the unshakable sense of confidence Harlem gave him. Make sure to see Meris’s work currently on view in And ever an edge at MoMA PS1.