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Xavier Sharod Dominic Avery's photos uplift the multi-layered beauty of sisterhood

The New York-based photographer's new series 'SORORITY' celebrates the supportive circle of friends he holds close.
Ashley Tyner
16 hours ago
Photography

Kendall Bessent's portraits offer an intimate look at his own 'Black Mecca'

Currently showing his work in New York, in collaboration with the Black Artist Fund, the sky's the limit for the 20-year-old Atlanta-born photographer.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
4.12.21
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
Photography

Intimate portraits of the trans and non-binary community in Paris

Photographer Vincent Ferrané captures the ritual of getting ready to go out in his new book, ‘Every-day’.
Sarah Moroz
11.23.20
Photography

These timeless prom portraits are an ode to teenage resilience

When the senior dance was cancelled, Katie McCurdy set up a socially-distanced studio in her backyard to keep the tradition of prom photos alive.
Britnee Meiser
9.23.20
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

Marili Andre's whimsical photos capture the raw spirit of youth

The photographer went back to her childhood home in Greece, her DIY roots and rediscovered the pure, unadulterated fun of fashion.
Zoë Kendall
8.10.20
Photography

These photos celebrate the beauty of Black life in the Bahamas

Photographer Melissa Alcena documents the people of her home country at their most pure.
Juliana Ukiomogbe
7.29.20
Photography

These photos reinsert Black and brown, queer and trans bodies in art history

'Being,' a project spearheaded by Camila Falquez, reimagines the classical artistic canon from which they've historically been erased.
Alyza Enriquez
7.9.20
Photography

AdeY’s striking, minimalist photographs capture dancers in the nude

The artist, dancer and choreographer, uses the human form to create a utopian world where there’s equality of sexuality, gender and race.
Emma Russell
7.1.20
Photography

These intimate portraits document quarantine in New York City

Aysia Marotta's 'Come To My Window' series shows unity in isolation.
Nicole DeMarco
4.28.20
Culture

See powerful portraits of New York City’s young climate activists

Photographer Anna Betts celebrates the leaders at the forefront of fighting climate change.
Erica Euse
4.22.20
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