Folio: Simon King

Simon King is a London-based fine-arts photojournalist and street photographer. His work captures the everyday surreal through an emphasis on limited shape and colour, and interesting characters. He is inspired by the cinematic frame and the storytelling techniques of the great photographers such as Steve McCurry or Walter Rothwell. He takes a slow approach to…

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Folio: Debla by Curro Rodriguez

Curro Rodriguez is a visual artist originally from Spain currently living and working in Iceland. His work captures the interactions and interventions between nature and the body – Man vs. Nature – how humans have changed the natural landscape and how the wild recovers those lost spaces. “In my work, I use performance, installation and…

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Folio: Akosua Viktoria Adu-Sanyah

Akosua Viktoria Adu-Sanyah was born in Bonn, Germany and now lives and works in Switzerland. Being of German-Ghanaian descent, she has always been concerned with the question of belonging and identity. Originally influenced by painting, Akosua developed an independent practice between performance and photography, using film as her canvas. Her work focuses on self-portraiture and…

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Folio: Egle Ellerman

Anastasia (Egle) Ellerman is a photographer originally from Russia, now based in Denmark. She studied graphic design at Moscow University and photography in Denmark. Her portrait work reflects self-identification, her pictures tending towards minimalism, eroticism, pure colour and the game of shadows. Enjoy… See more of Egle’s work at: Instagram All images copyright Egle Ellerman.

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Folio: Makis Makris

Photographer Makis Makris was born and now lives in the city of Kavala, Greece. Makis’ first contact with photography was through a seminar on artistic photography organized by the Photoclub of Kavala, one of the longest-standing cultural associations in the country. Makis is a member of the B.U.L.B. Photo Collective (Bucharest Urban League of photographers…

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Folio: Masked by Alexander Kafka

Masked is a new series from Washington D.C.-based photographer Alexander Kafka and features model Theresa Manchester. Alexander is art director for SmokeLong Quarterly and studied fine-art figure photography with Missy Loewe at the Washington School of Photography and portrait photography with Sora DeVore at Glen Echo Photoworks. Enjoy… See more of Alexander’s work at: LensCulture…

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Folio: Flow By Nature by Lean Lui

Lean Lui is a 19 year old self-taught photographer from Hong Kong. She sees photography as a way to build her own Utopia. Her works are sensitive, metaphoric, emotional and dreamy. Flow By Nature is Lean’s first solo exhibition. She acknowledges this exhibition as the starting point of her journey of self-discovery; as she said:…

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Folio: Military Logic by Sophie Barbasch

Sophie Barbasch is a photographer based in New York. She earned her MFA in photography from the Rhode Island School of Design and her BA in Art and Art History from Brown University. Sophie has been the recipient of a number of grants and residencies including a Fulbright Fellowship to Brazil. “I went to photograph…

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Interview with: Walter Bakowski

Walter Bakowski is a Melbourne-based artist specialising in photography, video and written word. We chat with Walter about his background, what drives his creativity and about his latest book Manières D’être, images from which accompany this interview. Enjoy… Tell us a little bit about yourself and how you first got started in photography. I was…

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Folio: Adrian Wojtas

Adrian Wojtas is a Polish photographer and filmmaker living and working in Dublin, Ireland. After graduating with first class honours from the Institute of Art, Design and Technology in Dún Laoghaire, Adrian began working as a commercial photographer specialising in portrait, food, and advertising photography. Adrian’s personal work focuses on themes such as ideology, human…

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Folio: Vee Alféroff

This short-but-sweet minimalist folio comes from photographer Vee Alféroff. Describing herself as a nomadic artist, Vee worked for a number of years in haute couture in Paris before returning to contemporary art. Working primarily with mixed media, Vee’s artwork is a reflection of her nomadic lifestyle and the people and cultures she encounters on her…

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