On this day, the people found new ways to remain connected, show care, and celebrate birthdays, even though most stayed at home, practicing social distancing. Some baked home-made bread, dried cranberries and pecans mixed in the batter to satisfy a friend’s craving for nuts. Some made big yard signs to mark birthdays that might otherwise feel insignificant, especially when compared to a pandemic. Many waited for the sun to return

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.