The Kennedy Center

Neftalie Williams



Biography

Neftalie Williams's work for Finding a Line connects his experience as a skateboarder, photographer, and lecturer on "Skateboarding and Action Sports in Business, Media, and Culture" at the University of Southern California. He has captured the spirit of skateboarding from photographing the world's highest ollie for the Guinness Book of World's Records to engaging in skateboarding diplomacy as chairman of the board for Cuba Skate, an NGO dedicated to supporting U.S.-Cuba cultural exchanges. When not creating ties between nation states, Neftalie creates images of legends and future legends of the skateboarding community for various media outlets and skateboarding companies. He documents the progress of the global skateboarding community for the USC Annenberg Institute of Sports, Media and Society in Los Angeles.
Neftalie Williams