The Photography of Andrew B. Myers

Juxtapoz // Friday, February 20, 2015
Andrew B. Myers, a photographer based in Toronto, grew up in the countryside drawing but it wasn’t until he was in Ryerson University where he developed his particular photographic style.

"Comfort Zone" by Tado Cern

Photography // Thursday, February 19, 2015
Lithuanian photographer and former architect Tadao Cern, observes intimate spaces in a public setting. By omitting the faces, one can avoid a personal connection between the subject and the observer leaving room for us to focus on the subtle gestures that show how people operate in a space where they feel comfortable. 

Margo Ovcharenko’s “Hermitage”

Photography // Thursday, February 19, 2015
In her series “Hermitage”, photographer Margo Ovcharenko captures moments of adolescent anguish and awkwardness. Each image shows Ovcharenko’s subjects caught in a moment of pensive reflection and the viewer is left to decipher each character’s personal narrative. 

“Purity” by David Magnusson

Photography // Wednesday, February 18, 2015
In his series “Purity”, Swedish photographer David Magnusson photographs the young girls and their fathers who participate in Purity Balls throughout Louisiana, Colorado, and Arizona. At the Purity Balls, these young women pledge to remain virgins until marriage while their fathers sign a commitment to guard their daughters’ chastity.

"My God" by Qiu Minye

Photography // Tuesday, February 17, 2015
In his series My God, Chinese photographer Qiu Minye manipulates time and light to create ethereal and luminous photographs. By tracing just the outlines of human figures, animals and geometric forms, Minye creates beautifully mystifying illusions of 3-dimensional space within his blue and purple toned compositions.

Pratt Photography Lectures - Jackie Nickerson

Photography // Tuesday, February 17, 2015
In part of the ongoing Pratt Photography Lectures series, photographer Jackie Nickerson will be speaking this Wednesday, February 16, 2014 and is open free to the public. Nickerson’s work has explored political and cultural subjects from the Catholic Church to global food production.

"Tuck" by Ryan Florig

Photography // Monday, February 16, 2015
Ryan Florig is a 29 year old self taught photographer and videographer living in Washington, DC. In an attempt to shift the general public's perspective on his hometown, Florig captured intimate moments in the city's underground drag queen scene. Shot in black and white, Tuck is raw and timeless; it's glamorous, and a little sleazy.

Sergei Polunin, "Take Me to Church" by Hozier, Directed by David LaChapelle

Photography // Monday, February 16, 2015
Hozier’s song "Take Me to Church" featuring the renowned British Royal Ballet dancer, Sergei Polunin. A principal dancer with The Stanislavsky Music Theatre, The Novosibirsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre in Russia, the 25-year old Polunin is incredibly gifted and captivating to watch. The dancer appears to defy gravity at times as he leaps and spins in what looks to be an abandoned church with natural light radiating in.

L.A.'s Skid Row fashion shoot by Géraldine Freyeisen

Photography // Sunday, February 15, 2015
Géraldine Freyeisen moved from Paris to Los Angeles a few years back and as a result of her two habits of walking (exposed her to the large amount of people living in the streets) and smoking (a reason to start a conversation), the photographer began to document the occupants of downtown’s Skid Row. 

Iain McKell's "Sub Culture" book

Photography // Saturday, February 14, 2015
Wild Life Press have recently made their archived copies of Sub Culture by Lain Mckell available for the first time in thirty six years. Limited to just 150, Iain McKells revered Sub Culture book focuses on the UK’s 2 Tone movement during the years 1978/79. 

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