Feature: “Con Chau” by Heather Sten

Heather Sten is a photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. Originally from California, Heather is known for her subtle portraiture work. Wielding a thoughtful and empathetic tone in her practice, Sten captures her subjects elegantly with a sense of peaceful stillness. “Con Chau” is a project that stemmed from Sten’s fear of losing her grandmother,…

Read More

Feature: “Recent Works” by Ian Lewandowski

Ian Lewandowski has been photographing people since he picked up his first camera. In his ongoing body of work, Lewandowski creates laborious portraits using a large-format view camera. A process that is generally uncommon today, Lewandowski refers to an archive of images that he collects — then translate into his portraiture work. Through a process of collaboration…

Read More

Journal: Nicholas Mehedin

  Nicholas Mehedin is a photographer from Lumberland, NY. His series “Remnants” is an attempt to capture the tensions between modernity and the restrictive nature of American rural life. Balancing a sense of dread with romanticized notions of country living, Mehedin put forth his struggles to reconcile his own identity with that of his family’s. To…

Read More

Feature: “Mother, Father, Brother, Son” by Meron Menghistab

Meron Menghistab is an Eritrean-American photographer based in New York City. Working primarily in editorial, Menghistab is primarily concerned with portraiture and documentary work. A sense of community is important to Menghistab’s work, and is ever-present in his storty-telling. In “Mother, Father, Brother, Son” Menghistab is looking directly at the people around him. Tell us…

Read More

Journal: Crystelle Colucci

Crystelle Colucci is a photo based artist creating and working in Brooklyn, NY using the mediums of photography, collage, video and painting; her work often revolves around themes of relationships, family and intimacy. To see more of Colucci’s work, visit her website and follow her on Instagram. This journal is part of Collection: A Family,…

Read More

5×5: “Family Disrupted”

by Jon Feinstein “Family Disrupted” is five images from five photographers’ personal projects that explore ruptures in the family structure. Each photographer approaches this from a different angle, some political, some deeply personal. Ruben Natal-San Miguel photographed the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. The devastation impacted families immensely, and his images offer a…

Read More