All posts by Emerald Arguelles

Shawn Michael Jones

Shawn Michael Jones is a Brooklyn-based still life and portrait photographer. selected work, 2020 Part contemplation of companionship, part self-reflection, the selected images, photographed in 2020 (in lockdown), explore the…

In Conversation with: Angela Lewis | Aunt Louie on FX’s Snowfall

Actress and new mom Angela Lewis is back for the fourth season of FX’s hit crime drama “Snowfall” (new episode every Wednesday at 10 pm). Created by the late Academy Award-nominated writer and…

In Conversation With: Ayesha Kazim

Ayesha Kazim is a freelance photographer working between New York City and Cape Town, South Africa. Her photographic practice involves producing clean, refined portraits that bring fresh, lively energy to…

Raymond Grubb

Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, raised in Morganton, NC, and educated at Davidson College (including one year studying in Montpellier, France), I have since lived in Charlotte, NC, still haunting the…

Sean Sprague

Sean Sprague is an internationally recognized Canadian visual artist that works with the photographic medium. Sprague’s practice is keenly interested in the cusp that photography occupies between the real and…

Ben Wright

Ben R Wright (1982 / UK) Ben Wright is a photographer and graphic designer currently based in South East England.  Ben studied at the London College of Communication before embarking…

Peter Bogaczewicz

Peter Bogaczewicz (b.1974 in Warsaw, Poland) is a Canadian photographer and architect based between Riyadh, Toronto, and Halifax. He studied at the Technical University of Nova Scotia, Dalhousie University, and…

Ben Dickey

Ben is a multi-disciplinary artist and writer living in Toronto, Canada. His work seeks to understand the relationship between place and identity through explorations of the liminal, every day, and…

Nithya Guthikonda

Nithya is a photographer from Atlanta, Georgia, and currently studies at The Westminster Schools. She is particularly interested in conveying narrative through photography and creative writing. Nithya focuses on portrait…

Sandra Madelane

Sandra Madelane is a London-based fine art photographer. After completing a BA in Fashion Photography at the University of the Arts London and taking some time out from the art…

Matt Wisniewski

Matt Wisniewski is a collage artist seeking to expose ordinary beauty by showcasing it in unfamiliar contexts. He is most known for creating and popularizing a style of digital collage.…

In Conversation with: Bob Landström

Bob Landström is an artist who primarily works with crushed, pigmented volcanic rock. His abstract paintings, with their highly granulated texture and color combinations, only achieved through such a medium,…

In Conversation with: Frank Frances and Toby Kaufmann – Lift Every Black Voice

During the month of February, Facebook’s Lift Black Voices hub will feature an expansive view of the Black diaspora — honoring and celebrating the past, present, and future of Black communities. Content…

Ashley Garrels

Ashley Garrels is a visual artist and photographer based in Seattle, WA. Her work often explores the relationship between body and space, ideas of intimacy, and human interaction. She exists…

Black Women Photographers Presents: A Q&A Conversation with AB+DM.

Friday, February 5, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Black Women Photographers Presents: A Q&A conversation with Ahmad Barber and Donté Maurice of AB+DM. View their work at abdmstudio.com. This…

In Conversation With: Barbara Cole

Barbara Cole’s artwork is extensively collected by both public and private institutions and has been exhibited worldwide in such venues as the Canadian embassies in Washington, D.C. and Tokyo, Japan.…

Gloria Berenice Moreno

Gloria Berenice Moreno is a visual anthropologist and photographer based in Copenhagen. Her background in anthropology and her versatility for the arts, in general, led her to conflate research with…

Black Women Photographers Presents: A Conversation with Pete Souza.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Black Women Photographers Presents: A Conversation with Pete Souza. Based on the New York Times #1 bestsellers, An Intimate Portrait and…

Black Women Photographers Presents: A Q&A Conversation with Mahaneela.

Monday: February 1, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Black Women Photographers Presents: A Q&A conversation with Mahaneela. View her work at mahaneela.com. This creative talk is powered by Adobe…

Kathy Ferguson

Kathy Ferguson, a mixed media artist living in New York City, paints colorful abstract settings that are whimsical, richly layered, and complex. Using combinations of geometric and organic shapes, she…

Wenxuan Wang

Wenxuan Wang, born in Shandong, China. Now works and lives in London. She graduated from Communication University of China in 2014 with a B.A. in Photography. And now she is…

Grayson Burke

Grayson is a senior at Rhodes College, currently living and working in Memphis, Tennessee. He goes back and forth often between here and his hometown in Old Hickory, which is…

Luisa Madrid

Luisa Madrid is a first-generation Latina photographer who specializes in portrait and documentary photography. Originally from Miami, she now resides in New York City, capturing the many faces, cultures, and…

Matt Williams

Matt Williams was born in Winnipeg, Treaty One Territory on a spring day in the late ’80s. He grew up on the edge of town beside the Assiniboine River, a…