Andrew Piccone showcased a series of portraits of the protestors encompassing the early stages of the Occupy Wall Street Movement. The morning of the show, the NY Metro Newspaper wrote a frontpage article criticizing Piccone for profiting from the protest.
Adam Ryder is a photographer and visual artist whose works are currently featured at UpriseArt. Michael Fasciano and Courtney Weinblatt recently visited Adam at his Studio in South Williamsburg, which is forged out of an old autobody shop.
A Portrait of Jackson Women, 20 Women Who Have Made A Difference originally began as a multimedia photography project combining portraits and audio interview of exceptional women from my hometown of Jackson, Mississippi.
..dozens of pink two-liter water bottles hung above turntables on a raised stage. They bobbed and swayed throughout the day, hovering like an aquatic crown to the talented DJs and producers that helmed the decks..
In general I’m interested in taking content that was meant to document something historical and re-cropping or framing it in a way that is more aesthetic and less documentary, to undercut some of that “authority.”
Leslie Tai is a second-generation Chinese-American filmmaker. In her short documentary film, Grave Goods, the director pays homage to her grandmother with a sensitive reflection on mourning and remembrance.
Brendan Jay Sullivan is a music producer, writer, and DJ known to his club going followers as DJ VH1. Lady Gaga and Lady Starlight were Sullivan's go-go dancers for two years, before they began incorporating Gaga's music into their dance-rock show.