Carmen: “Living alone during COVID-19 has turned out to be really renewing. I used to never be at home and it was hard at first. I cried. But then I realized I liked being at home. Now I have a much better relationship with my apartment—it’s been like a weird vacation. Of course, I am looking forward to the end.”

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.