Ana, Lucas, and David

A woman with dark-rimmed glasses and long brown hair wears a floral sweater while standing next to a jumping toddler in a tie-dyed tee shirt. A cross-armed man stands behind shrubs to their left in front of a white, wood panelled home and a brick stoop.

Ana and David are expecting their second child in October. They found out it’s going to be a boy only a couple of days before Kremena and I photographed them, and were considering different names: Cassius, Harley, Santiago, Mateo. They welcome name suggestions—comment below if you have a good one!

Lexington in the Time of COVID-19 is an artwork about people practicing social distancing at a time of a deadly virus. And also offering kindness.

Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova capture photographs at the periphery of American culture, where drag queens, discarded couches, and abandoned motel signs exist.