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Alexandre Silberman

Alexandre Silberman (born 1983) is a director and photographer based in Paris (France). Graduated in Philosophy and in Communication from LYON III University, he mainly works on documentary projects touching…

Yashna Kaul

Yashna Kaul is interested in the photograph as an object and its evolving guises in the digital age. Her introduction to photography as a medium was through the archives of…

Rachael Hulme

Rachael Hulme is an artist, art educator, and researcher living and teaching in Baltimore, Maryland. She holds a BFA in Photography and her Master of Arts in Teaching from the…

in conversation with Smith Durogene

Smith Durogene is a self-taught multidisciplinary artist from Broward county who produces work that reflects walks of life from the entire tri-county South Floridian region. Over his thirteen-year career as…

Reka Reisinger

Reka Reisinger is a photographer who currently resides in Burdett, New York where she works as a trail guide on a ranch. Reisinger was born in Budapest, Hungary where she…

Tianqi Liao

Though born in China in the year of 1997, Tianqi found herself spending the majority of her adolescent years growing up in southwest England. In 2015, she threw herself across…

Deandra lee

Deandra Lee was born on December 1, 2000, in Cleveland, Mississippi. She began her journey around seven years ago without knowing what her future had in store for her. For…

Natasha Polozenko

Natasha is an Illustrator and Consultant originally from Sydney, Australia. She holds a Master’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and works as an Innovation…

In Conversation: Tatum Shaw on “Plusgood!”

Tatum Shaw is a photographer born and raised in Cartersville, Ga. He moved to Portland in 2004 to work as a copywriter at the advertising agency Wieden + Kennedy. Now…

iris haverkamp begemann

Iris Haverkamp Begemann (Dordrecht, 1989) is a documentary and portrait photographer based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Growing up she has always been shooting film, especially pictures of her loved ones.…

In Conversation With Melissa Schriek

Melissa Schriek (1992) is a Dutch photographer who studied documentary photography at The Royal Academy of Arts in The Netherlands. The last year she has worked on several projects like…

Kreshonna Keane

Kreshonna Keane is a New York born and raised photographer that is focused on exposing societal discrepancies and shining a light on the beauty that so many miss every day.

In Conversation With Beatriz Valim

Beatriz “BEACASSO” Valim, is a Brazilian-American Photographer and Digital Artist, based in Los Angeles. At a young age, Beatriz enjoyed drawing, painting, and writing stories. Practicing these different art mediums…

Conrad Valone

Conrad Valone is a San Francisco based, but often itinerant, fine artist. The twenty-two-year-old photographer graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2018. Much of her work…

Photo Bill of Rights

Created by Black women and women of color, an initiative to protect photographers. This document brings attention to the pervasive issues surrounding health, safety, access, bias, ethics, and finance throughout…

Willam Brown

William A. Brown’s experimental work is about art and the photographic image. His videos try to be a hybrid form using conventions from still photography and motion pictures. His current…

Meet The Editors

July 10th, 2020 Aint–Bad is not perfect. In recent times we have heard your calls for restructuring Aint–Bad from within.   In a world that is ever-changing, we too recognize our…

Meet our Editor: Elliot Linden

Elliot Linden (b.1997) was raised in Glasgow, Scotland. He began with a passion for Acting which he would later go on to study and would, just last year, graduate from…

Meet our Writer: Natalia Perez

Natalia Perez is a writer, a recent journalism graduate, and an empath currently residing in the Boston area. A native New Englander, she’s fond of seltzer, autumns in Boston, and…

Meet our Editor-In-Chief: Emerald Arguelles

Emerald Arguelles is an internationally recognized fine art photographer based in Savannah, Georgia. She takes pride in conveying black people of various walks of life in the true essence of…

Meet our Editor: Sydney Gillum

Sydney Gillum is a photographer from Lakeland, Florida. She is a Senior at the Savannah College of Art and Design and is working towards a BFA in Photography with a…

Meet our Editor: Barry Daly

Hi, my name is Barry. I am the oldest of six, born and raised in Orlando, Fl. I’ve lived in six states, I moved to southern California at the age…

Meet our Editor: Naequa Petermon

NaeQua Petermon fourth of six children, born in Chicago, Illinois, of the biological parents of both which were drug addicts. NaeQua early arrival was adversarial, but she was not defeated.…

Blackout Tuesday

June 2, 2020 Aint–Bad is not perfect. As an organization, we have not always used our platform to the best of its ability. We recognize the need for voices to…

Kevin Williamson

Kevin Williamson is a photographer and BFA candidate at Massachusetts College of Art and Design. A move from rural New York to Boston for school has influenced the way that…

Adam Geary “Slow Gaze” – Book Review

The Slow Gaze photobook takes a look beneath the cracks of our increasingly fractured lives. Lives in which the ‘home’; itself a shelter to our consciousness, has become a fragile…

Ellen Stewart

Ellen Stewart is a fine-art photographer living and working in London. Stewart graduated with a Photography degree from the Arts University Bournemouth in 2019. Presently, she is undergoing the first…

Michael Amato

Michael Amato is a fine art photographer, emerging artist, and a Hilla Rebay Post Baccalaureate Fellow at Trinity College in Hartford Connecticut. Much of his work carries a central theme…

Bree Lamb

Bree Lamb is an artist, educator, and editor based in New Mexico. She received her MFA in Photography from the University of New Mexico. Bree is a Beaumont Newhall/Van Deren…

Pascal Haas “TEL-AVIVIS” – Book Review

The photography book TEL—AVIVIS shows Jewish and Arab Israelis on the beach of Tel Aviv. The portraits capture the urban hedonism of young men of different backgrounds, with a focus…

What We’ve Found: Covid-19

Hi everyone! We hope that you and loved ones are continuing to stay safe and healthy. It’s been a month since I posted the initial covid-19 call for entry, and…

Joe Nigel Coleman

Joe Nigel Coleman (B. 1987) is a photographer from Melbourne, Australia. Inspired by artists from the Romantic era, there is a painterly quality to his work, an ethereal or other-worldly…

Heather Rattray

Heather Rattray is a queer photographer born in Vancouver, British Columbia. She lives and works in Toronto, Ontario, and recently graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Ryerson University…

HanShun Zhou

Born and raised in Singapore, Zhou HanShun is a Photographic Artist and Art Director. After graduating from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Singapore and RMIT University, he went on to…

Ilan Rabchinskey

Ilán Rabchinskey (b. 1980) is a Mexican artist. Among other themes, his photographic work explores the tension between the forces of nature and the human species, the physical constitution of…

Brian Kanagaki

Brian Kanagaki is an art director and photographer living and working in New York City. Along with his wife Amy, he runs the black and white publishing imprint Soft Copy.…

In Conversation: Peter Watkins

Peter Watkins (born in 1984, UK) is an artist based in London. His autobiographical work begins with photography, but incorporates sculptural and spatial elements. His work is above all a…

In Conversation: Patty Carroll on “Domestic Demise”

Patty Carroll has been known for her use of highly intense, saturated color photographs since the 1970’s. After teaching photography for many years, she delights viewers with her playful critique…

In conversation: Olga Bushkova

Olga Bushkova (1988) was born and grew up in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, now is a Zurich-based artist. Graduated from Rostov State University with a Master degree in Applied Math, she began…

Patricia Voulgaris

Patricia Voulgaris is an artist and educator from New York. She graduated from the School of Visual Arts with a BFA in photography. Her work has been exhibited in numerous…

Dana Mueller

Dana Mueller was born and raised in Thuringia, East Germany until the fall of the Berlin Wall. She received her MFA in Photography from the Massachusetts College of Art +…

Alisa O’Connor

Alisa O’Connor is a photographer and photo editor originally hailing from southern Illinois. Now based in New York, she has worked extensively as a photo editor in music, travel, and…