A Chinese Photographer Finds the Sublime in Everyday Life
Chinese photographer Feiyi Wen's work focuses on the quiet moments of everyday life. In her photos, Wen looks for the inspired and the sublime in the seemingly mundane.
Photographer and Video Artist Gillian Wearing Takes a Self-Portrait While Wearing a Mask of Her Own Face
Gillian Wearing shot to fame in the 1990s for a series of portraits of strangers, each holding a sign with their innermost thoughts written on it. Here, she wears an envy mask: a mask of her own face.
A Japanese Photographer Examines Identity Stereotypes
Eighteen-year-old Izumi Miyazaki cites a number of surrealists as her inspiration in her thoughtful, wry, and precise work on identity stereotypes, setting cultural clichés alongside grotesque or awkward elements.
Photos That Make Concrete Beautiful
Photographer Lola Paprocka grew up in Polish housing estates, and her obsession with Brutalist architecture shows through this series of photographs, which capitalize on the "concrete everything" aesthetic of Belgrade.