Zoe Strauss

Born in 1970 in Philadelphia and the first member of her immediate family to graduate from high school, Zoe Strauss was given a camera for her 30th birthday and started taking pictures of life in the city’s marginal neighborhoods. She

Irving Penn

Irving Penn (June 16, 1917 – October 7, 2009) was an American photographer most known for his fashion photography, portraits, and still lifes. His work has been exhibited internationally, and continues to inform the art of photography even after his

Levi van Veluw

Levi van Veluw’s series Origin of the Beginning consists of photographs, installations and videos in which he draws from his own childhood memories to thematically and narratively develop his own brand of self-portraiture. Portrayed in the piece Family is a

Christy Lee Rogers

Christy Lee Rogers is a self-taught photographer from Kailua, Hawaii. Her obsession with water as a medium for breaking the conventions of contemporary photography has led to her work being compared to Baroque painting masters like Caravaggio. With an eye

Interview: Alex Prager

Born in 1979, Alex Prager is a self-taught American photographer and filmmaker who lives and works in Los Angeles. Copypasteculture met up with her to talk about her show in Foam photography museum in Amsterdam. copypasteculture: Hi Alex, thank you

Helmut Newton

Helmut Newton (1920 – 2004) was a German-Australian fashion photographer. Newton was born in Berlin and being Jewish fled Nazi Germany at the age of 18. After arriving in Singapore he found he was able to remain there, first and

Laia Abril

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

Michael Stonis

Michael Stonis’ photography is centered around portraits, beauty, fashion and advertising.


In 1999 Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt began to work together and make art under the name ‘Semiconductor’. They use computer animation to explore the world of science, time, scale, and natural forces. They work with different kind of media

Candaş Şişman

Candaş Şişman’s video is dedicated to the famous sculptor İlhan Koman. İlhan Koman’s unique design approach in his form studies also inspires contemporary art works.

Romolo Giulio Milito

Romolo Giulio Milito, also known as ‘L’un des Nombreux’, is from Milan, Italy. He is a photographer that is focused on the female form.

Documentary: The Importance of Being Elegant

In addition to Giusti’s Sapologie, we’d like to show you The Importance of being Elegant, a documentary film by George Amponsah.