5×5: Flaneur by Jonny Abraham

5×5 features five photographs by five photographers, usually curated around a specific subject matter, selected by a guest editor. My name is Jonny Abraham, and I’m a recent graduate of Parsons the New School for Design with a BFA in photography. My most recent body of work, The Nature of the Beast, was landscape photography,…

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5×5 by Olivia Gilmore

For this 5×5, I began with a few concepts: Classicism and the uncanny. Themes of Classicism and the uncanny persist through photography, from its conception in the 1800s, through present, contemporary image making. Classicism refers to the Western traditional aesthetic. This ideal is accomplished through formalism, balance, and often restraint. The uncanny has qualities of…

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5×5: Tumblr Likes You by Marisa Gertz

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. I think that one of the reasons I like Tumblr for looking at photography is that it lies somewhere right in between the over-thought and often minimal portfolio site and the sunsets-kittens-brunch-foods aesthetic of other sharing sites. When you see a photo on…

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5×5: Iceland by Kolbrun of Neptún Magazine

5×5 features five photographs by five photographers, usually curated around a specific subject matter, selected by a guest editor. Kolbrun is a currently Iceland-based, sometimes New York-based artist. Currently she lives in Reykjavik and is working on publishing a new arts and design journal called Neptún. Kolbrun selected 5 artists from her home country Iceland.…

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5×5: Fall by Robert Hickerson

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Robert Hickerson is a Brooklyn Based video artist, whose work inhabits the space between the performative and the cinematic. His selection commemorates the Fall by taking a look at falling. Hope you had a nice trip, see you next fall.      …

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5×5: "Diaries" by Hannah Kuo from theCollectiveShift

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Hannah Kuo is a diary keeper herself. When she isn’t taking photographs, she’s usually busy being Tommy Ton’s studio manager. She wears many hats at theCollectiveShift, an agency that represent a bunch of legendary visual creatives. Kuo’s photographs have been featured on Vice…

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5×5: Halloween Edition

Halloween is here! Hope you are all ready with your costumes and candy, or not. Some of us here in Lintroller personally prefer to stay in, watch some gory horror movies, eat a lot of popcorn and donuts in our pajamas. Either way, we thought, to celebrate the spirit of all things scary – we’d…

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5×5: Futurology by Olivia Gilmore

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. FUTUROLOGY noun ˌfyü-chə-ˈrä-lə-jē : the study of what might happen in the future.  Still from The Galactic Pot Healer, Shana Moulton, (2010) Though its original genre is video, the still image is gratifying. Moulton evokes the sequestered new age isolate, like Todd Hayne’s ingenue…

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5×5: Romke Hoogwaerts of MOSSLESS Magazine

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Romke Hoogwaerts has done a lot of stuff for someone his age. Actively engaged in all sorts of stuff, Hoogwaerts is best known as the founder and editor of MOSSLESS Magazine. Started as a humble blog of small conversations with photographers, MOSSLESS has…

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5×5: Dilys Ng of Galavant Magazine

5×5 features five photographs from five different photographers selected by a guest editor. For this week’s 5×5, we welcome Dilys Ng. Dilys is the co-founder of Galavant Magazine, a literature and photography magazine from Singapore. Her selection of images “are a response and navigation to intimacy. They explore experiential and emotional desires within two entities;…

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5×5: Emily Keegin from Bloomberg Businessweek

*5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Emily Keegin is an artist & deputy photo editor at Bloomberg Businessweek. For this installment of 5×5, Emily chose “5 artists for whom Home is, if not the epicenter of their artistic processes, at least the landscape upon which they build.[The images created…

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5×5: Matthew Leifheit of MATTE Magazine

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Matthew Leifheit recently curated a widely successful exhibition at Camera Club of New York as part of the CCNY’s curatorial residency. Titled “What You Want“, the exhibition features: Bobby Doherty, Sara Cwynar, Raphael Cohen, Thomas Albdorf and Trey Wright. For this edition of…

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5 X 5: Chang Ming of Nope Fun

5×5 features five photographs from five photographers selected by a guest editor. Chang Ming runs a well followed blog called Nope Fun. On his website Chang Ming features interviews and images from emerging photographers all around the world. In this debut 5×5 post – Chang Ming has selected: Jared Gaustad, Thomas Spieler, Daniel O’Donnell, Justine…

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