A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters I – XVIII was produced over a four-year period (2008-11), during which the artist, Taryn Simon (1975), travelled around the world researching and recording bloodlines and their related stories. The subjects Simon
Shane Lavalette (b. 1987, Burlington, VT) is an American photographer currently living in Upstate New York.
Maria Kazvan is a 22 year old aspiring photographer from Lviv (Ukraine) who studied journalism. She’s today’s submission pick. All copyright Maria Kazvan.
Each June, the winner of the Inge Morath Award is selected by the full membership of Magnum Photos, and the Director of the Inge Morath Foundation, during the annual Magnum meeting. The Award of $5,000 is given by the Magnum
“And Every Day Was Overcast” is an upcoming novel and photo essay (scheduled for release in 2012) about coming of age in the “creepshow of swamps and strip malls that is South Florida” by Paul Kwiatkowski. All copyright Paul Kwiatkowski
Kosuke Okahara was born in 1980 and grew up in Tokyo, Japan. He started his career as a photographer after college graduation where he studied education.
Massimiliano Perasso was born in Genova (Italy) in 1980. After studying engineering at “La Sapienza” university in Roma he decides to dedicate himself to photography . In 2009 he graduated from the Scuola Romana di Fotografia in Rome. He is
Ali Taptik (1983) is a photographer who lives and works in Istanbul. He is also a recent FOAM Talent winner.
The documentation by Fabian Weiß (1986, Ravensburg, Germany) of Roma living in Eastern Europe has been exhibited in Vienna, Jihlava (Czech Republic), Sfantu Gheorghe (Romania) and Poprad (Slovakia). With this project he grew a general interest in telling stories of
Thomas van der Zaag grew up in the country on a potato farm but now lives in the city of Toronto, Canada. Van der Zaag is today’s submission. All copyright Thomas van der Zaag.
Laia Abril (1986) is a documentary photographer raised in Barcelona. She began working on documentary projects in the Balkans, covering the events such as the 13th Funeral of Srebrenica and the Independence of Kosova, first for a Spanish NGO and
Gianluca Napoli is a photographer based in Barcalona. His raw documentary style is shown in a selection of works from his series La larga noche de los 500 años, Mexico and Rapa das bestas, Galicia.