1-54 Contemporary, London 2021 - Claire Oliver Gallery

1-54 Contemporary, London 2021

"A major aspect of Ms. Swaby’s practice is using her work as a celebration. For her, being joyful as a Black woman, as well as connecting and sharing in that joy with other Black women, is a form of resistance. “What I’m trying to achieve, over all, is to have that moment of joy with the viewer, and understanding that Black joy can actually be a form of resistance to white supremacy,” she said."

-Mr. Pierre-Antoine Louis from The New York Times