Chris: “The biggest challenge for me doing this work has been overcoming people’s understandable apprehension of people showing up at their door. Some are afraid of the government. Some are undocumented and afraid. Others are afraid of COVID-19. Some are embarrassed to be found at home because of the stigma of unemployment…”

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.