Kimberly C . Gaines

Styling/photo: sondai
MUA: Michanna Murphy

Kimberly C. Gaines is a visual artist, producer, and arts administrative professional passionate about women and girls thriving. Her work has been seen in the Museum of the African Diaspora’s permanent exhibition, the Smithsonian Institution’s National Portrait Gallery, American University Katzen Arts Center and the photo archives of Washington Express Newspaper and the City Paper. Kimberly is the recipient of the DCCAH Artist Fellowship and a former 202 Creates Resident in media arts. She is also a founding member of Parallel Film Collective – Ava Duvernay’s ARRAY, DC distribution partner. Most recently, she has produced her first feature length film Love Dot Com: The Social Experiment and has signed on to produce the “coming of age” short Another Miracle Girl with filmmaker Jade Foster.