Tag: Chicago

Doug Fogelson

Doug Fogelson studied at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Columbia College Chicago. His photographic works are included in collections at The J. Paul Getty Center, The…

Whit Forrester

December 24, 1983 Pago Pago, American Samoa 21:20 Raised in Kentucky, USA School in Ohio and Chicago Currently lives in Chicago, Illinois, USA Interested in the ways in which we…

Clarissa Bonet

Clarissa Bonet Lives and works in Chicago.  Her current work explores aspects of the urban space in both a physical and psychological context.  She received her M.F.A. in photography from…

Jody Lepinot

Jody is currently a graduate student, pursuing her MFA in Photography at the Academy of Art University with a focus in Fine Art Photography. The project, “Behind the Scenery”, grew…

Jonathan Pivovar

Jonathan Pivovar is a photographer currently based in Chicago, Illinois although he often spends time in Brooklyn, New York. Jonathan is a book maker, record collector, cook, fabricator, preparator, friend, brother,…

Barbara Diener

Barbara Diener was born in 1982 in Germany. She received her Bachelor of Fine Art in Photography from the California College of the Arts and Masters of Fine Art in Photography…

Nicholas Szczepanik

Nicholas Szczepanik is an artist living in Chicago with his partner and his cat. Born in 1986, he was raised on a farm in Maryland and received a Bachelor of…

Soohyun Kim

In our age of expedited globalization, photography increasingly delineates poignant historical and cultural conflicts. Citizens are called on to sift through their industrial urban presence and come to terms with…

Metropolis

From The Editors : Issue No.11 of Aint–Bad Magazine explores a larger publication divided into three smaller parts. When whole, the Metropolis series acts as a collection of visually compelling…

Megan Magill

Megan Magill is an artist based in Chicago and Maine. She is currently an MFA candidate at Maine Media College with an anticipated graduation date of Nov 2016. Her work…

Elina Ruka

Latvian born, Elina Ruka received a Fulbright Scholarship in 2013 to pursue her MFA in Photography at Columbia College Chicago. She is also recipient of Follett Merit Award and Albert…

Megan E. Doherty

Megan E. Doherty (b. 1981) is an award-winning documentary photographer. She received her PhD in the philosophy of religions from the University of Chicago in 2010. Back of the Yards…

Carly Ries

Carly Ries currently lives and works in Chicago, Illinois. She received an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she was awarded the Bruce Goodman Fellowship for photography.…

Metropolis : Chicago

We are honored to be showing work from the Chicago portion of our next issue, Aint-Bad Magazine No. 11 : Metropolis, at Filter Photo in Chicago from August 5th –…

Jasmine Clark

Jasmine Clark is a photographer currently living and working in Chicago, Illinois. Born in 1986, Clark is the daughter of two United States Marines and grew up in a military…

Kate Joyce

Kate Joyce is a visual artist from Santa Fe, New Mexico. She studied photojournalism and sociology at San Francisco State University; Spanish in Guatemala and Chile; and documentary photography at…

Victor Yañez-Lazcano

Victor Yañez-Lazcano received a BFA from Columbia College Chicago in 2008 and has since balanced a freelance career in both commercial and fine art photography. In this time, he has…

Vincent Glielmi

Born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, IL, Vincent Glielmi has always been drawn away from the sprawl and into the rural regions of the Midwest. A place where…

Juan Giraldo

Juan Giraldo is a photographer currently living and working in Chicago, Illinois; he received his MFA in May of 2015 from Columbia College’s photography department. He was born in Manizales,…

Joseph Wilcox

Joseph Wilcox (b. 1984) is an artist and educator working in Chicago. His zines and books are part of small publishing libraries nationally and internationally. As an artist, Wilcox takes…

Kelly Ciurej

Kelly Ciurej is originally from Chicago, Illinois where she received her Bachelor’s degree from St. Xavier University in Art and Design. Currently pursuing her MFA at University of Hawaii at…

Erin Neve

Erin Neve’s work centers on ideas of “the body” — the body as built and organic material in constant flux, as a space of interior and exterior boundaries, as sacred, as…

Yubo Dong

Yubo Dong graduated from Baylor University with degrees in Business, and focused his studies in photography during the past two years at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.…

Samantha Belden

Samantha Belden (b.1994) is an artist based in Chicago, IL. Belden studies at Columbia College Chicago and will receive her Bachelor of Arts in Photography with a concentration in Fine…

Hyounsang Yoo

Hyounsang Yoo explores relationships between history and the production of idealized realities using photography, video, installation, and sculpture. Yoo references image production and memory as a strategy to recontextualize cultural…

Matthew David Crowther

Matthew David Crowther was born in 1980 in New York’s Hudson Valley. He earned a BA from Fordham University and an MFA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He…

Patty Carroll

Patty Carroll received her BFA in Graphic Design from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, and a Master of Science degree in photography from The Institute of Design, IIT in Chicago, studying fine…

Adam Jason Cohen

Adam Jason Cohen (b. New Jersey, 1986) is a photographer currently living and working in Chicago, Illinois documenting the social landscape and human condition with a focus specifically on the…

Barbara Ciurej & Lindsay Lochman

Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman collaborate on photographic projects that explore the confluence of history, myth and popular culture. Ciurej is a Chicago- based photographer and Lochman is a photographer…

Kayla Story

Kayla Story is a photographer based out of Austin, Texas who grew up a product of the US military. She graduated with a BFA in photography from Columbia College Chicago…

David Kasnic

David Kasnic (b. 1989) grew up in a small fruit production town in Washington State. He received his BA from Western Kentucky University in 2012. He now lives in Chicago,…

Jeanne Donegan

Jeanne Donegan is an artist living in Chicago. She received her BFA from the University of Connecticut, her home state, and is currently pursuing her MFA at Columbia College Chicago.…

Eileen Rae Walsh

Eileen Rae Walsh is an artist currently working and living in Chicago, IL. She received her BFA from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, FL and is a 2016…

John Lusis

John Lusis is a photographer based in Chicago, IL. He received his BFA from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Upon graduating he began to focus his work around…

Kai M. Caemmerer

Kai M. Caemmerer is an artist living and working in Chicago, IL. He received his BA in photography from Western Washington University and is currently pursuing his MFA from Columbia…

Sarah Hoskins

Sarah Hoskins received her BA from Columbia College Chicago. She is a Midwest based documentary photographer, currently her time is split between Chicago and Lexington. She is currently working on…

PETER HOFFMAN

Peter Hoffman lives and works in the Chicago area. He splits his time between taking commissioned photography work and a personal practice that utilizes photography and various related media. Peter…

AMIKO LI

Amiko Li, born in 1993 in Shanghai, often dissects his childhood as an influence on his understanding of adult realities. He is currently pursuing his BFA degree in Photography at…

Jackie Furtado

Through traditional means in photography, the weight of necessary slowness and precision has lead Jackie Furtado’s methods and personal theories towards making. The daughter of young military divorcees, Jackie was…

John Steck Jr.

John Steck Jr. (American, 1980) was born in Chicago, IL. He earned a two-year certificate in the Professional Photography Program at The New England School of Photography (NESOP) in 2006,…

Diana Zlatanovski

Diana Zlatanovski was born and raised in and around Chicago, IL. In college she pursued an interest in fine art. Always curious and interested in learning about different cultures, she…

Clarissa Bonet

Clarissa Bonet (b. 1986) was born in Tampa Florida, she currently lives and works in Chicago, IL. She received her M.F.A. in photography from Columbia College Chicago in 2012 and…