Category: Staff Picks

Gili Benita

Gili Benita is an Israeli documentary photographer based in Jerusalem. He was born in Jerusalem in 1997 and raised in Tsur Hadassah, a small town near Jerusalem. He studied film…

What We’ve Found: More Than A Postcard

This was a Call For Entry for those that don’t see landscapes as mere postcard images. You see a communication tool capable of conveying what makes a specific place, and…

Ed Panar

Ed Panar is a Pittsburgh based photographer and bookmaker whose quietly quirky photographs explore the background and peripheral of the human scene. Drawing from his ever growing archive of photographs,…

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: Christian Michael Filardo

Christian Michael Filardo is a Filipino-American photographer, who works as the art researcher for the international platform PHROOM, a magazine which features and supports contemporary artists working with the photographic…

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…

Yorgos Yatromanolakis

Yorgos Yatromanolakis lives and works between Athens and Crete. He works on long-term photography projects and turns them into books, experimenting with storytelling, materials, and design. He has published three…

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…

What We’ve Found: “Where Should We Meet?”

This month’s theme is a response to a question we extend to you, namely, “Where should we meet?” Whether it’s real or imagined, virtual or fabricated, we want you to…

What We’ve Read! – September Edition

Here we are again with more books that will enrich your lives and make them better! As our lives become digitized, it seems that photography is running at a faster…

Meet an Editor: William Glaser

William Glaser is a photographer based in Minneapolis, who just recently joined Aint-Bad as an Assistant Editor and Writer. While William enjoys a wide range of photographic interpretations, his own…

Up For Review: Ed Panar’s ‘In The Vicinity’

In The Vicinity is a departure from Ed Panar’s usual subject matter depicting deceivingly simple landscapes, animals, and found objects in Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, and towns just on the outlier…

Marco Pietracupa

Marco Pietracupa, was born in Brixen (Sudtirol-Italy) and moved to Milan at the beginning of the nineties to turn his passion into a profession. After having attended the Italian Institute…

David Elliott

David Elliott (b.1984, Kansas City) is based in San Francisco, CA. His work centers around potential, failure and learning. His photographs have been exhibited throughout the United States. His first…

Interview : Ernesto Solana

Ernesto Solana (B. Guadalajara, 1985) is a Mexican photographer based in Savannah, Georgia. He works in different mediums like photography and installation. His artistic practice is parallel to his research…

Mat Brutger

Mat Brutger was born and raised in Collegeville, MN. After receiving a B.A. in Studio Art from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, he moved to Minneapolis, where he is…

Lana Mesic

Lana Mesić (b. 1987, Croatia) works and lives in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. After her graduation from the Bachelor of Photography at the AKV| St. Joost in Breda in 2010, she…

Will Douglas

Will Douglas studied at VCUarts where he received a BFA in Photography and Film. In 2011 he was a recipient of a VMFA undergraduate fellowship. In 2015 he was included…

Yehlin Lee

Yehlin Lee was born in Taipei, Taiwan (1976). Since 2001, he’s devoted himself to sound art. In 2011, he began making images, self-taught. Photography to him is a practice to…

What We’ve Found: Into the Night

Hello again! Hard to believe that July is already coming to a close. I’m absolutely floored by the quality of the submissions for this month’s What We’ve Found! The night…

Adam Whyte

Adam Whyte (b. 1994, Paterson NJ) is a photographer and designer currently based in New York. He graduated from The Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA, where his studies centered…

Terrance Purdy jr.

Terrance Purdy, Jr., is an artist from Chicago, Illinois. He is a recent graduate of the University of Missouri – Columbia. He obtained his B.A. In Interdisciplinary Studies with concentrations…

Lexi Brown

Originally from Philadelphia, Lexi now lives and works in San Francisco, California. By day, she is the Registrar at Fraenkel Gallery. She received her BFA in Photography from Rochester Institute…

Americo Gariety

Americo Gariety (b. 1992) is an artist living and working in Salt Lake City. Americo enjoys drawing, making videos and making pictures. Americo earned a degree in Photography at Brigham…

Meet The Curators – Paloma Shutes

For our annual issue of Aint–Bad Magazine, we have teamed up with an amazing selection of curators, editors, gallerists, educators, and publishers to offer a chance to have your work…

Meet The Curators – Zemie Barr

For our annual issue of Aint–Bad Magazine, we have teamed up with an amazing selection of curators, editors, gallerists, educators, and publishers to offer a chance to have your work…

Matthew Genitempo

Matthew Genitempo is an American photographer and book publisher currently living and making work in Marfa Texas. He received his MFA in photography from the University of Hartford. Matthew was…

Richard Anderson

Richard Anderson, B. 1992, is an artist living and working in Chicago. He received his BA from Columbia College Chicago in 2015. Since then, he has released two publications: City of…

Meet The Curators – Rachel Reese

For our annual issue of Aint–Bad Magazine, we have teamed up with an amazing selection of curators, editors, gallerists, educators, and publishers to offer a chance to have your work…

Max Eicke

Max Eicke (b. 1990 in Tübingen, Germany) is a multidisciplinary artist who uses photography, archival material, text and film to explore human agency, taboos, social relationships and the photographic in…

Sophie Gabrielle

Sophie Gabrielle is a Melbourne based contemporary photographer and curator working in both analog and digital mediums. Graduating from Photography Studies College, Melbourne in 2015, her work has been exhibited…

Meet The Curators – Robert Lyons

For our annual issue of Aint–Bad Magazine, we have teamed up with an amazing selection of curators, editors, gallerists, educators, and publishers to offer a chance to have your work…

Maury Gortemiller

Maury Gortemiller is an Atlanta-based photographer and educator. His work has appeared in exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia (MOCA GA), the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center and…

Res

Res (b. 1985, Paterson, New Jersey) received their BA in Sociology and Studio Art at Smith College and their MFA in Photography at Yale School of Art. They have exhibited…

Ian Howorth

Ian Howorth is a photographer based in Brighton, England. Ian’s work is difficult to define – from documentary photography in and around the English south coast, portraiture, cinematic staged scenes…

Didem Toprak

Didem Toprak (b.1988) is a visual designer, researcher and self-taught photographer from Istanbul, Turkey. She received her BA in Advertising and MFA in Visual Communication Design. She is interested and…

Stephen Milner

Stephen Milner is an artist working in photography, sculpture, video, and installation. He is currently a Graduate Teaching Fellow at the University of Oregon and will be receiving his MFA…

Sunny Strader

Sunny Strader (b. 1991) is a documentary photographer based in Los Angeles and Danville, her 35,000-person hometown in central Illinois. Sunny’s work is inspired by her Midwestern upbringing and the…

Ioanna Sakellaraki

Born in 1989 in Athens, Ioanna is a graduate of photography, journalism and culture. She is interested in the relationship between her photography practice and ideas relating to aesthetically “mapping”…

Carlotta Guerra

Carlotta Guerra was born in Italy in 1976. She got a degree in Conservation of Cultural Heritage at the University of Bologna with a specialization in contemporary art and cinema.…

Christian Nilson

With his roots in street photography, autodidact Swedish photographer Christian Nilson’s work now takes the form of imagery through short and long term documentary projects. Following a move to Switzerland…