Category: Interview

In Conversation With: Jeff Gilmour

When it comes to striking, eye-catching imagery that sticks in your mind’s eye for weeks on end I find it hard to look beyond Jeff Gilmour’s series “Family Blood”. A…

In Conversation: Forth + Back

This summer, we released Dreams of New York from Forth + Back. Dreams of New York is a stunning book with a unique concept. Tanner Woodbury and Nikolos Killian are…

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…

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…

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…

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 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 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: 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.…

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…

In Conversation: Evan Allan on “The Tiger Beetle”

Evan Allan is a Brooklyn based photographer working primarily with the constructed American landscape. He grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina and received his BA from UNC…

In Conversation: Molly Matalon on “When a Man Loves a Woman”

Molly Matalon is a photographer born and raised in South Florida. She received her BFA in photography from The School of Visual Arts in New York City. Her work deals…

In Conversation: Christopher E Manning on “Everything, As Perfect As It Seems”

Christopher E. Manning has an MFA from SUNY New Paltz and BFA from Manhattanville College. He is currently the Exhibitions Manager at The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, as well as…

In Conversation: Daniel Hojnacki

Originally from Chicago, IL, Daniel Hojnacki’s practice relies on chance encounters with the domestic and natural landscape. Through the alteration and manipulations of the mechanical apparatus of photography, using its…

In Conversation: Kyler Zeleny

Today we are excited to share an in-depth look at Kyler Zeleny’s latest project, The Crown Ditch & The Prairie Castle. This new book is now available for pre-order via…

In Conversation: Juli Lowe on “New Formations”

Juli Lowe is the Director at Catherine Edelman Gallery located in Chicago, IL. During her nine years at the gallery, she has helped implement new initiatives including, Ctrl+P: Photography Taken…

In Conversation: Kata Geibl

Kata Geibl (1989, Budapest) is a photographer living and working in The Hague. Her work is mainly focused on global issues, capitalism, collective memory and the ambiguities of the photographic…

In Conversation: Caroline Turner on Solarsteading in Marielandia

Caroline Turner (b. 1993) currently lives and works in Eugene, OR where she is a Graduate Teaching Fellow at the University of Oregon School of Art and Design. She received…

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: 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: 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…