Miss Rosen

Art

The Legacy of 'The Man Nobody Killed,' 25 Years Later

Contemporaries of Jean-Michel Basquiat and Michael Stewart—the subject of Basquiat's painting "Defacement"—reflect on surviving 1980s New York.
Miss Rosen
11.1.19
Culture

40 Years of New York City Captured Through a Taxi Driver's Photos

Matt Weber's new book "Street Trip: Life in NYC" captures a driver's eye view of the city's raw energy.
Miss Rosen
6.7.19
Art

Underground Photos From New York’s Seediest Years

Miron Zownir captures the provocative energy and aggressive hedonism of the city in the 80s.
Miss Rosen
5.15.19
Culture

Humanizing Portraits of Mentally Ill Inmates at Cook County Jail

The jail has become the largest mental health care provider in the US.
Miss Rosen
1.18.19
Photo

Gritty Photos of New York Nightlife in the Early 90s

Jacob Fuglsang Mikkelsen branded himself as the Holden Caulfield of the avant-garde party scene.
Miss Rosen
1.11.19
Photo

Gritty Photos of the Highs and Lows of Mexico City's Underground Nightlife

"My most creative and calm moments happen at night while the fucking bureaucrats sleep."
Miss Rosen
11.20.18
Culture

Juicy Stories About What Andy Warhol Was Really Like

"Andy seemed to be floating through space. He had this magical energy and looked like nobody else."
Miss Rosen
11.14.18
Photo

This Photographer Shot Portraits of His Famous Friends in the Tub

From the late 70s to the early 90s, Don Herron photographed downtown New York cult icons in the bath.
Miss Rosen
9.19.18
Photo

This Photographer Shot the Radical Protests That Inspired Occupy Wall Street

Thirty years ago this week, Q. Sakamaki began taking photos of the artists and anarchists resisting gentrification in New York City.
Miss Rosen
8.9.18
Photography

This Artist Recreates Iconic Images Out of Trash, Toys, and Chocolate Syrup

Brazilian photographer Vik Muniz wants people to see the world differently.
Miss Rosen
7.17.18
Photography

This Guy Spent a Week Inside Italian Catacombs Taking Photos of Corpses

More than 8,000 mummies line the walls of Sicily's ancient, eerie Capuchin Catacombs.
Miss Rosen
7.17.18
Photo

Joshua Lutz's Peculiar, Lonely Photos of Sex, Addiction, and Mental Illness

"So much of the first half of my life was... fueled by fears that I would become schizophrenic. I still have that feeling."
Miss Rosen
6.26.18
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