Photography // Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Acacia Johnson is a photographer who hails from Anchorage, Alaska, which geographically speaking would explain why her photographs transmit an intense frigid feeling and are light lacking. Her photographic process can be described as expeditionary in nature, exploring her profound connection to the landscapes of the Far North in Alaska, northern Norway, Iceland, and beyond. Johnson is currently a studying at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD).
Graffiti // Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Based in Saint Petersburg, Russia, the graffiti documentarian photographer who goes under the alias "Shoot Your Style" has a nice collection of photos, along with a new video.
Photography // Monday, February 03, 2014
National Geographic published their first issue 125 years ago in 1888. This is an incredible timespan for any publication, but you have to wonder where does all the content go? To honor their 125th anniversary National Geographic has released Found, a curated collection of photography from their archives. Much of the collection has never been published or seen by the public!
Erotica // Monday, July 25, 2011
One of my favorite photoshoots of all comes from the dark natured seductive eloquence that is Zlatimir Arakliev- a photographer and creative director out of Bulgaria.
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 31, 2014
Womankind by María María Acha-Kutscher, layered digital collages, explores the two key historical moments for women’s emancipation; the British suffrage movement of the early twentieth century, and the introduction of the pill in the 1960s.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 30, 2014
Helena Christensen has traveled through Peru to photograph the destination - from the seaside town of Paracas to the colonial city of Cusco and the lush Sacred Valley. She will premiere her photography in an exhibit titled VISUAL JOURNEY, PERU beginning tomorrow and on display to the public through February 17th at Bleecker Street Arts Club.
Street Art // Thursday, January 30, 2014
Last week, the inaugural special performance and unveiling of photographer JR’s newest collaboration with the Lincoln Center for the New York City Ballet Art Series occurred and we’ve heard nothing but good things. Viewers saw several very different installations; most notable being the massive photograph of 80 ballet dancers on vinyl spread across the entire floor of the theater's lobby.
Graffiti // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
"I took the original photograph that inspired the Partner in Crime series under a bridge near Yosemite National Park in California. There were layers of civilian graffiti on the wall and we decided to add some of our own. My friend Lauren had never used a spray can before and took a turn. I shot a few photos while she sprayed and I didn’t look at them for another year or so. I remember vividly how wide her smile was and how ecstatic she was after doing it. "
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Bill Durgin's 'photographs reflect a fascination with the body as form. The complex figurations, undulating arrangements of flesh, as the body seems to collapse onto it self, image an almost abstracted figure lacking appendages and hair...
Photography // Wednesday, January 29, 2014
"I descended into the smelly, wet, and dark bowels of the powerless building, which had flooded floor-to-ceiling with contaminated water..." Photographer Randy Taylor lost 40 years of his work that he had archived in a storage facility in New York to Hurricane Sandy...