Kat Shannon

Kat Shannon grew up in Orlando, Florida and is currently living in New York where she is working towards her MFA in Photography at the International Center of Photography and Bard College, having earned her BFA at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Today we share two bodies of work.

Kat’s most recent body of work addresses the rejection or embrace of sensations of closeness or intimacy in a public setting. Kat is interested in the space between people and communication and the reactionary process of comfort or discomfort to connection.

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Girls in Uniform is an ongoing work that considers the idea of group verses individual identity and the degrees of solitude or connection that lies within that dichotomy. Kat is looking critically at the social and political components in the contemporary portrait of American women today.

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To see more of Kat’s work please visit her website.


Issue No.13 – Call For Entry!

Kris Graves
Kris Graves Projects
New York / London

Aint–Bad No. 13 Call For Entry is officially open! We are teaming up with a new group of guest curators and editors from all over to collaborate on a publication that seeks the best contemporary photography being made today! Learn more about each of these talented curators and submit today!

Kris Graves (b. 1982 New York, NY) is a photographer and publisher based in New York and London. He received his BFA in Visual Arts from S.U.N.Y. Purchase College and has been published and exhibited globally. KGP collaborates with artists to create limited edition publications and archival prints.

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