All posts by Kyra Schmidt

Macarena Costan

Macarena Costan is an artist based in Bristol, England. She received a first-class BA (Hons) in Photographic Art from the University of South Wales in 2016, and is currently pursuing…

Emily White

Emily White is an artist and educator based in Richmond, Virginia. She works with large format film, in addition to tintypes and glass negatives using the wet plate collodion process.…

In Conversation: Jennifer Bacon

Jennifer Bacon was born in Bellevue, Washington in 1987. She received a BFA in Photography from Seattle University in 2017 after transferring from Bellevue College. She currently lives and works…

Nadiya I. Nacorda

Nadiya Imani Loyisa Ntlabati Nacorda is a Blasian artist, photographer and Taurus currently living and working in Syracuse, NY. She was born in Detroit, MI to a Filipinx immigrant father…

Madeleine Morlet

Madeleine Morlet is a photographer from London. She studied Classics and English at Kings College London and for almost a decade has worked across both video and stills with companies…

In Conversation: Shoshannah White on Photographic Experience and Environmental Impact

Shoshannah White is an interdisciplinary artist based in Portland, Maine, though currently spending the year in Roswell, New Mexico. Shoshannah’s practice includes photography, painting, sculpture and public art installation. Her…

Shawn Bush

Artist Shawn Bush grew up in Detroit, Michigan – a city whose civic history and geographic location has profoundly influenced the way he thinks about space within the American sociopolitical…

Fiona Szende

Fiona Véronique (b. 1993) photographic works explore place-identity and the ways in which people relate to the spaces around themselves. Born in France, but raised in Canada and the United…

Jan Rattia

Jan Rattia is a photographer from Caracas, Venezuela. His work has been exhibitied internationally at such renowned galleries and institutions as the International Center of Photography, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center,…

Ariana Gomez

Ariana Gomez was born in Austin, Texas. She graduated with a BFA in advertising photography from the Rochester Institute of Technology and moved to New York City shortly after graduation.…

Michael Zuhorski

Michael Zuhorski was born 1992 in Detroit. He is currently based in Marquette, Michigan. In 2015 he graduated from the College for Creative Studies with a BFA in photography. His…

Kata Geibl

Kata Geibl was born in 1989 in Hungary. She studied photography in Budapest at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design and at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and…

Atsushi Momoi

Atsushi Momoi was born in Osaka, JAPAN, in 1979. After studying sociology at Kwansei Gakuin University, he attended the London College of Printing to study photography. His photographic work attempts…

Natalie Christensen

Natalie Christensen has exhibited work both nationally and internationally. She was one of five invited photographers for “The National 2018: Best of Contemporary Photography” at the Fort Wayne Museum of…

Cydney Holm

Cydney Cosette is an American/Australian photographer. She left Australia upon receiving a Bachelor of Photography from Griffith University – Queensland College of Art in Brisbane in 2012. She has since…

Ian Sherlock Molloy

Ian Sherlock Molloy creates photographs and audio depicting the places he lives, and those closest to him. The small yet profound interactions that he documents amounts to short form works…

Morgan Barrie

Morgan Barrie is an artist and photographer based in the Midwest. She studied at Columbia College Chicago, where she received her BA, and Eastern Michigan University, where she received her…

Hollie Fernando

Hollie Fernando is a photographer and director based in London. Known for her rich colour palettes and a dreamlike quality which imbues her work, Hollie creates arresting images which are…

Marcy Palmer

Marcy Palmer’s work circles around themes of home, beauty, nature, and science. Her work has been exhibited at The Griffin Museum of Photography, The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, The…

Kenneth Guthrie

Kenneth Guthrie is an Arkansas native. In 2016, He obtained his BFA in Studio Art with a Photography emphasis from the University of Arkansas in Little Rock. He is currently…

Gabrielle Hall-Lomax

Gabrielle Hall-Lomax is a visual artist living and working in Melbourne, Australia. She is a graduate from RMIT University where she studied Fine Art Photography. Hall-Lomax is interested in the…

Michael Joseph

Michael Joseph is a street portrait and documentary photographer. Raised just outside of New York City, his inspirations are drawn from interactions with strangers on city streets and aims to…

Victor Rivera

Victor Rivera was born in Puerto Rico. He grew up in central Florida and is currently living in Upstate New York. He earned his Master of Fine Art degree at…

In Conversation: Marcy Palmer

Marcy Palmer’s work circles around themes of home, beauty, nature, and science. Her work has been exhibited at The Griffin Museum of Photography, The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, The…

Anastasia Samoylova

Anastasia Samoylova (born 1984, Moscow; lives in Miami) moves between observational photography, studio practice and installation. In 2020 her series “Landscape Sublime” will be presented at the Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Germany; as…

Brian Van Lau

Brian Van Lau was born in 1996 in Honolulu, Hawaii. His work primarily deals with romanticism and the ability to affect memory through visual text. He focuses on topics of…

Carine Idy

Carine was born in Israel and raised in Los Angeles, California. As a result, Carine is attracted to themes and stories that relate to uprootedness, identity, and interpersonal experiences. She…

Elizabeth McGrady

Elizabeth McGrady (b. 1994) is an artist based in Richmond, Virginia. She is a graduate student (2020) completing her MFA in photography at Virginia Commonwealth University. McGrady received her B.A.…

Jaclyn Wright

Jaclyn Wright is an interdisciplinary artist and educator from the Great Lakes region. She received her BA from Southern Illinois University Carbondale and her MFA from Indiana University. In 2014…

Jules Slutsky

Jules Slutsky is a Brooklyn based photographer. Her work employs analog cameras, working between large format and 35mm. Jules’ artwork explores elements inherent in the formation of identity and the…

Breaking the Program: Millee Tibbs on Photographic Mediation and Visual Truths

Millee Tibbs’ work derives from her interest in photography’s ubiquity and the tension between its truth-value and inherent manipulation of reality. Tibbs is an associate professor of photography atWayne State…

Alyssa McDonald

Alyssa McDonald is a lifelong New England resident and photographic artist based in Boston. In 2016, she graduated with from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design with a Bachelor…

Kelli Pennington

Kelli Pennington is a photographer, educator, and curator living in Portland, Oregon. An avid traveler and observer, Kelli teaches photography with lessons rooted in the belief that as we frame…

Santiago Serrano

Santiago Serrano (b. 1978) is an Ecuadorian photographer based in Quito, Ecuador. His work focuses on documentary issues and personal stories, and is influenced by Robert Frank’s snapshot aesthetic. Serrano…

Tealia Ellis Ritter

Tealia Ellis Ritter lives and works in rural Connecticut. Ellis Ritter’s work contends with the intersecting roles of the photograph as personal document, familial marker of time and object with…

In Conversation: Deborah Orloff on Memory, Representation and Objecthood

Deborah Orloff is a Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Art at the University of Toledo. She teaches all levels of Photographic Art at UT’s Center for Visual…

Jennifer Maiotti

Jennifer Maiotti is a Chicago-based documentary freelance writer, producer, and photographer whose clients include: National Geographic, Discovery, and History Channels. As a storyteller she searches for real moments of emotion…

Kes Efstathiou

Kes Efstathiou (eF-sta-thEE-O) is an emerging artist based in Rochester, New York. His current practice and research grapples with societal perceptions of masculinity, the gender binary, consumption of nature, and…

In Conversation: Jesse Taylor Koechling

Jesse Taylor Koechling is a visual artist originally from Wheaton, Illinois. Born into a family of artists and photographers, some of his earliest memories are of images magically forming under…

Sean Murray

Sean Murray is an east-coast based visual artist. He earned a BFA in Photography from the University of the Arts in 2015. Since his graduation he has worked as an…

Elizabeth M. Claffey

Elizabeth M. Claffey is an Assistant Professor of Photography at Indiana University in Bloomington. She is an honors graduate of Earlham College and has an MFA in photography from Texas…

Charlotta Maria Hauksdottir

Charlotta María Hauksdóttir is an Icelandic photographer residing in California. She graduated with an MFA in Photography from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2004, and received her Bachelors in…