Updated: Aug 1, 2022
Works by Dontrius Williams
June 3-June 28, 2022; Extended to July 30, 2022 in the BNSF Transportation Gallery
This collection of work focuses on highlighting artists and creators in the DFW area. The real movers and shakers of the city who deserve more recognition. The effects of the pandemic and adjustments to a new way of living are seen throughout the work. All images made with a large format Speed Graphic 4x5 film camera.
Dontrius Williams is a film photographer living and working in Fort Worth, Texas. Much of his work documents people, street scenes and incredibly unique situations through a variety of analog cameras and processes. He is a visual historian exploring and capturing the beauty of the here and now. Often times depicting people, places, and residential artists that have energized a contemporary art scene in Fort Worth. He captures raw situations alongside beautiful portraits that tell of a city’s large demographic and community. All of which will go into his digital and physical history book through social media and self-published photo books.