Category: Interview

In Conversation: Craig Atkinson (Cafe Royal Books)

Café Royal Books is a publisher of limited edition photographic titles focussing on British documentary photography. As well as work made in the British Isles (by home and international photographers),…

In Conversation: Leah Frances

Leah Frances is the eye behind American Squares, an Instagram photography project that documents American cultural relics and iconography. Frances’ work has been featured in numerous print and online platforms…

Climate Change and the Photographic Narrative: Kaleigh Rusgrove on “now was too late”

Kaleigh Rusgrove was born in Connecticut and spent her formative years photographing her younger sister against a leaf-patterned bed sheet with a Kodak disposable camera. Moving on to a point-and-shoot…

In Conversation: Parker Hill

In Conversation with Parker Hill Parker is an NYC based writer/director who graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Her thesis film, ONE GOOD PITCH, premiered at the 2016…

In Conversation: Joshua Tarplin

Joshua Tarplin (an American artist holding degrees in Art and the History of Art from Yale University) currently resides in Los Angeles with his cameras Wallace, Camille, and Frank. He…

In Conversation: JM Ramirez-Suassi

JM Ramírez-Suassi (1970) was born in Mallorca (Spain) and now lives and works in Madrid. His photographs, which at first sight appear to fit seamlessly into the great nowhere, involve…

In Conversation: Jen Ervin on her book “The Arc (of Summer)”

Jen Ervin (b.1971) is an American artist currently working in the medium of photography. She currently resides in Charleston, South Carolina with her husband, Francis and their three daughters. Jen’s…

In Conversation: Emily Sheffer + Dust Collective

Emily Sheffer earned her BFA in Photography with Departmental Honors from The Massachusetts College of Art and Design. In 2015, Emily was listed as a LensCulture Top 50 Emerging Photographer,…

In Conversation: Elena Helfrecht

Elena Helfrecht was born in Bavaria, Germany and is now based in London. In 2014 she graduated in Art History and Book Science at Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen and completed her…

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…

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…

IN CONVERSATION: MARIEL MIRANDA

Mariel Miranda is a Sociologist, contemporary photographer, and founder/director of the Tijuana International Festival of Photography. Selected artist for the 2019 FONCA scholarship. She is a participant in the Programa…

In Conversation: Lindley Warren Mickunas

Lindley Warren Mickunas is a photographer based in Iowa and a Curatorial Assistant at the Stanley Museum of Art. She is the founder of various publications including The Ones We…

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…

In Conversation with Joe Pettet-Smith

Joe Pettet-Smith is a photographer and artist based in Brighton, UK. His personal work is heavily research driven and takes the form of long term self-initiated projects. Joe’s photographs have…

In Conversation: Ross Mantle

Ross Mantle lives and works in his native Pittsburgh, PA. He divides his time between self-initiated projects, client commissions, and teaching at Carnegie Mellon University. Ross’ work is based in…

In Conversation: Nydia Blas

Nydia Blas is a visual artist living in Ithaca, New York with her husband and two children. She holds a B.S. from Ithaca College, and received her M.F.A. from Syracuse…

In Conversation: Petya P Shalamanova

Petya Shalamanova was born and raised in Bulgaria. She grew up roaming the streets of her old world post-communist town Plovdiv, where she made friends with strangers, tamed numerous stray…

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…

In Conversation: Ross Landenberger

Ross Landenberger is a photographer based in Atlanta, Georgia. Raised in East Tennessee, he holds a B.S. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. His work currently explores the intersections of…

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…

In Conversation: Taylor Johnson

Taylor Kay Johnson is a fine art and editorial photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from California College of…

In Conversation with Kial Menadue

Kial Menadue is not quite 30. Born in Melbourne, Australia he abandoned a career in Architecture and found himself living in a small town in country Victoria. Working a melange…

In Conversation: Ian Lewandowski

Ian Lewandowski is a photographer from Northwest Indiana. He has exhibited photographs at Kimberly Klark Gallery (Queens), Skylab Gallery (Columbus), and Lamar Dodd School of Art (Athens). Ian has been…

In Conversation: Carl Martin

Carl Martin is an artist and designer based in Athens, Georgia. Trained at the School of Visual Arts in New York, he won a Guggenheim Fellowship for photography and has…

In Conversation: Amanda Marchand

Amanda Marchand is a Canadian, New York-based photographer. Her work explores the human condition through the poetics of landscape. Amanda has been an artist in residence/ fellow at the Hermitage…

In Conversation With Diego Romo

Diego Romo (b. 1993, Jalisco, Mexico) is a visual artist based in North Texas. His work challenges traditional image making and focuses on the construction of past and present through…

In Conversation: Shane Rocheleau on his book ‘You Are Masters Of The Fish And Birds And All The Animals’.

Shane Rocheleau was born in Falmouth, Massachusetts in 1977.  He received a BA (1999) in Psychology and English from St. Michael’s College in Vermont, a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (2005) in Fine…

Jake Reinhart: Where The Land Gives Way

Jake Reinhart is a photographer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He earned a B.A. in Sociology and a Juris Doctor from the University of Pittsburgh. Jake serves on the board of directors…

Interview: Zac Travis

Zac Travis’s recent works involve the combination of video installation, photography, algorithms, and other forms of digital content and media. Travis uses a copy-and-paste-like process that engages with the appropriation…

Interview: Levi Mandel

Levi Mandel was born in Seattle in ’85, grew up in Tacoma/Seattle, and moved to New York in ’08 where he attended The Cooper Union. Not only has Levi worked…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Joshua Aronson

Joshua Aronson (b. 1994, Toronto, Canada) is a Canadian-American photographer based in New York, originally from Miami Beach. He got his start directing music videos and taking photos of his…

In Conversation: Carlos Alba

Carlos Alba is a Madrid-born, London-based visual artist working mainly with photography, video, painting, installation and performance. His work is focused on human an non-human relations in the modern world,…

In Conversation: Dylan Nelson

Dylan Nelson is an artist whose practice spans photography, temporary sculptures, and book making, with an underlying interest in how those things might coalesce. Bridging manufactured environments in both the…

Moritz Jekat

Moritz Jekat studied Visual Communication at university of applied sciences Potsdam from 2012 till 2018. He focused on photography and graduated with his photography work and book “Non ya” mid…

Behind The Scenes: A Conversation With Gideon Jacobs

‘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 curators…

Interview: Evan Tetreault

Evan Tetreault is a 26-year-old photographer and musician based in Los Angeles, CA. Evan discovered photography in the darkroom at 13 while attending school in Connecticut. He continued to shoot…

Interview: Samuel Wilson

Samuel Wilson is a curious documentary photographer and filmmaker based in Portland, Oregon. He graduated with a B.A. in journalism from the University of Montana in 2013. Although wary of…