Month: November 2018

Clay Jordan

Clay Jordan is a photographer and musician who currently resides in Athens, Georgia. His work has been shown in numerous national and international exhibitions and his first monograph, “Nothing’s Coming…

What We’ve Read! – November Edition

Books, Books, Books. It is what we do and what we love. In every post of What We’ve Read we hope that you are exposed to new artists and new…

Andrew Curtis Waits

Over the past decade, my academic and artistic ambitions have been shaped by the desire to connect disparate individuals and communities through idea-sharing and communication. As an undergraduate, my thesis…

Kevin Bond

Kevin Bond is an artist currently based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Primarily working with photography, his photographic sense was developed while a student at University of the Arts in…

Abigail Varney

Abigail Varney ( b. 1986) is a documentary photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. Her work predominately evolves from her connection to mood, colour and scape. After graduating from Photography Studies…

Interview: Wayne Swanson

Wayne Swanson is a photographer living in San Diego. Born and raised in Chicago, he still clings to his Midwestern sensibility. He is a graduate of the Medill School of…

Tamara Reynolds

Tamara Reynolds is a documentary photographer whose unflinching eye considers what it means to be human in today’s society. In particular, her work focuses on the lives of those who…

Jackson Siegal

Jackson Siegal is an artist based in New York City working with photography as it relates and intersects with various media, including sculpture, drawing, painting, and text. Jackson’s work is…

In Conversation: Bryan Schutmaat

Bryan Schutmaat is a Texas-based photographer whose work has been widely exhibited and published in the United States and abroad. He has won numerous awards, including the Aperture Portfolio Prize…

Joe Dowling

Joe Dowling is from Auckland, New Zealand. His photographic practice focuses on the struggles, faces, and banal aspects of day-to-day human existence in places of unrest, violence, and adversity. In…

Charles Mazel

Charles Mazel is a scuba diver/scientist/engineer/entrepreneur living in Bedford, MA. His photography started as a means to document his exploration of fluorescence underwater, especially on coral reefs. A simple question…

Kyra Schmidt

Born in Indiana, Kyra Schmidt is a visual artist currently based in Roanoke, Virginia. She received her Bachelors in Art at the University of Southern Indiana, and her M.F.A. in…

Sasha Hitchcock

Sasha Hitchcock is a Photographer based in London. She graduated from University for the Creative Arts in 2012 and now works within editorial and documentary photography. Alongside documenting her day…

Nolan Warner-Sullivan

Nolan found Aint–Bad last year and has mailed us a couple of zines and printed publications that he has made during his time in school. Sometimes we hate to get…

Joel Jimenez

Joel Jimenez (b. 1993) is a photographer based in San José, Costa Rica, currently pursuing a B.A. in Photography while working on personal and collaborative projects. His work is influenced…

Clarissa Bonet

Clarissa Bonet is an artist based in Chicago whose work explores issues of the urban space in both a physical and psychological context. She holds an MFA in Photography from…

Mark Lipczynski

Mark Lipczynski (pronounced “lip-chin-ski”) is a photographer and visual communicator. He enjoys the learning process while making pictures, telling stories and transcribing raw emotion into visual language. Mark studied journalism…

David Lurvey

David Lurvey is a photographer with a fondness for walking places. He was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN to a family of school teachers and grew up around a…

Cassandra Klos

Cassandra Klos (b. 1991) was born and raised in the woods of New Hampshire. She earned her BFA in 2014 from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston…

Chris Bowes

Chris Bowes is an artist based in Melbourne, Australia, whose practice incorporates photography and found objects to create narrative-driven projects. Often seeking out disused or hidden locations, Bowes approaches his…

Todd Bradley

Todd Bradley (1970, Detroit, USA) Has lived in San Diego for over 30 years; 20 of those with Walter, Todd’s husband and their two Rat Terriers, Gus and Hank. Self-taught…

Sam Edmonds

Sam Edmonds is a photographer, writer, and film-maker based in Sydney, Australia. Since graduating from the Queensland College of Art in Brisbane, Sam has chosen to focus on issues surrounding…

Simon Roberts

Simon Roberts (b.1974) is based in Brighton, UK. He has exhibited widely with solo shows at the National Media Museum in Bradford (UK), the Museo d’Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Italy),…

Rachael Banks

Rachael Banks (b. Louisville, KY) is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Northern Kentucky University and is based in Covington, KY. She received an MFA in photography from Texas Woman’s…

Brian Orozco

Brian Orozco (b. 1995, Portland, Oregon) is a Mexican American photographer and educator who lives and works between Brooklyn, NY and Portland, OR. He holds B.A. in American Studies from…

Emmaline Zanelli

Emmaline Zanelli (b. 1994) is an emerging artist based in Adelaide and Melbourne, Australia. Her work combines various media mixed with photography, including temporary sculpture, installation, performance for camera and…

Michele Zousmer

Born in New York City Michele Zousmer is a self-taught photographer. Traveling for several years on photo tours and studying with many of the masters in the field, she created…

Jordanna Kalman

Jordanna Kalman lives and works in NY. Her work explores loneliness, femininity and individuality. She received her MA in photography from the London College of Communication and her BFA in…

Fumi Ishino

Fumi Ishino (b. Hyogo, Japan) holds an MFA from Yale University where he was awarded the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship. He is currently living and working in Los Angeles. His…

BEHIND THE SCENES: A CONVERSATION WITH ASHLYN DAVIS

‘Behind The Scenes’ For our new ‘Behind The Scenes’ series, we interview those that find art, champion art, and talk about art. These influencers, whether it be art critics, independent…

Aint–Bad Scholarship Call for Entry

Our first annual Aint–Bad Scholarship is dedicated to the young minds that will be changing the medium of photography in the years to come. Yes, that’s right, we are talking…

Scott Alberg

Scott Alberg (b. 1975) lives in Boston, Massachusetts. He holds a M.F.A. degree from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and a B.A. in Art History from…

Nicholas Small

Nicholas Small is a photographer based out of Los Angeles, California. He started making images after discovering his father’s nikon film camera at twelve years old. Nicholas worked in the…

Olga Sokal

Originally from Poland, Olga Sokal is a Los Angeles-based photographer. She dedicates her work to the representation of communities pushed to the margins of society. Over the past 5 years…

Gili Benita

Gili Benita is an Israeli documentary photographer based in Jerusalem. He was born in Jerusalem in 1997 and raised in Tsur Hadassah, a small town near Jerusalem. He studied film…

Alessandra Tecla Gerevini

Alessandra Tecla Gerevini is an Italian photographer and writer living in the Greater Los Angeles Area, California. Her work aims at rejoining herself with her childhood and with nature, by…

What We’ve Found – Text and Image

Greetings from the other side! It’s Julia Wilson, self-proclaimed text and image aficionado, at your service. Another month, another theme for our staff-curated exhibition, What We’ve Found. November’s subject? Text and Image. Julia…