Mikael Owunna is a photographer and engineer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His work explores the relationship between engineering, optics, the Black body and queerness. 

Owunna’s work has exhibited across Asia, Europe and North America and been featured in media ranging from the New York Times, CNN, NPR, and VICE to The Guardian. He has lectured about his work at venues including Harvard Law School, World Press Photo (Netherlands), Sveriges Radio (Sweden) and TEDx. His first published monograph, Limitless Africans, was released in 2019.

Image: Mikael Owunna speaking at TEDxTrinityCollege, 2020. By Nick Caito

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