Kadeem Lamorell is a Black-American Artist/Designer born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. His work focuses on portraying the stories of his culture, family and communities. He comes from a Caribbean background with both parents being immigrants from Trinidad and Tobago.
Through his work, he wants to bring attention to the complexities, traditions and culture associated with the island along with highlighting richness of being apart of the African Diaspora. Furthermore, show the intersections between his cultural background and the influences from growing up within the blended communities of New York City. He prioritizes the representation of blackness in his work and continues center it through his research and visual imagery.