Emma Russell

Photography

Capturing love, drugs and debauchery at music festivals around the world

Photographer James Marcus Haney spent 10 years sneaking into shows and raves to document them. His new book, 'Fanatics', turns his lens on music fans.
Emma Russell
2.8.21
Photography

Pin Chun Kuo’s maximalist polaroids are inspired by doomsday

Since 2012, the artist has taken a self-portrait each day, and the images are as much a diary as a sociopolitical commentary on life in Taiwan.
Emma Russell
2.4.21
Photography

How Mical Valusek reframed the nude image in quarantine

In the Paris-based photographer’s ‘Home Alone’ series, Mical's subjects gained control through a deeply collaborative process.
Emma Russell
1.25.21
Art

Inès Longevial's nude paintings celebrate the complexities of womanhood

The French artist tells us about her love of colour, how the pandemic has affected her creativity and refusing to become a social media 'brand'.
Emma Russell
1.19.21
Photography

Yushi Li's nude portraits reimagine Renaissance paintings

Inspired by erotic depictions of women throughout art history, and her own desire, the photographer flips the gaze towards men she finds on Tinder.
Emma Russell
11.17.20
Photography

Jenna Westra’s nearly naked photos of women are not for male consumption

In her new book, 'Afternoons', showing at Lubov NYC, the young photographer celebrates the female form.
Emma Russell
11.9.20
Future Now

6 Hong Kong creatives on making art during the pandemic

With ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, artists have found new ways to survive and thrive in a city that offers little support for the self-employed.
Emma Russell
11.5.20
Art

An interview with feminist punk icons the Guerrilla Girls

'The Art of Behaving Badly' is the first book to document the career of the Guerrilla Girls from 1985 to today. Here, the collective's founders discuss their ongoing fight for equality in art and the world.
Emma Russell
10.8.20
Fashion

Designer Sabrina Olivera pays tribute to Mexico's revolutionary women soldiers

The first collection for her label, 'Soldaderas', raises funds for domestic violence survivors in her home country.
Emma Russell
9.16.20
Photography

Artists Elliott Jerome Brown Jr. and Zalika Azim on exploring time, space and the Black body

The pair discuss self-portraiture, the importance of exhibiting art in the communities where it’s made and their latest exhibition at Welancora Gallery in Brooklyn.
Emma Russell
9.9.20
Photography

Documenting the carefree, queer haven of Jacob Riis Beach

From The Rockaways to New York Pride, photographer Stephanie Mei-Ling explores intersectional identity beyond society's fetishisation of marginalised subcultures.
Emma Russell
9.3.20
Photography

These dystopian summer holiday photos spotlight the other side of paradise

Photographer Txema Salvans' sunbathers enjoy moments of tranquility in the post-industrial landscape of the Spanish Mediterranean.
Emma Russell
9.2.20
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