Isaac Julien: True North

  • Exhibition

835 N Kings Road
West Hollywood, CA 90069

Isaac Julien’s first solo exhibition in Los Angeles and the United States debut of the artist’s body of photographs entitled True North. Julien is an award-winning filmmaker and photographer whose work has been exhibited internationally. The photographs and film on display were loosely based on the story of Matthew Henson, an African American who traveled with famed explorer Robert Peary and in 1909 was one of the first people to reach the North Pole. The exhibition was guest curated by Lauri Firstenberg.