Jason Lazarus

  • Photos That Are 'Too Hard to Keep'

    Jason Lazarus asked for photos that people couldn't bear to hold on to, and this is what he received from anonymous donors.

  • Call for Photographs: Too Hard to Keep

    Since 2010, Chicago-based artist Jason Lazarus has maintained a growing archive of images deemed “too hard to keep” by their owners. Submissions have included photos of friends, family members, pets, high school graduations, objects, and places that...

  • See the History and Future of the Gif in Six Minutes

    When Motherboard chatted with .gif artists Jason Lazarus and Eric Fleischauer a few months ago, they were keeping every frame of their film twohundredfiftysixcolors under wraps, but now they’ve decided to give us an exclusive excerpt. Take a six-minute...