Underground Photos From New York’s Seediest Years
Miron Zownir captures the provocative energy and aggressive hedonism of the city in the 80s.
Humanizing Portraits of Mentally Ill Inmates at Cook County Jail
The jail has become the largest mental health care provider in the US.
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.
7 Black Artists You Should Know
From working with Solange to being lauded by "Vogue," these women are lighting up the art scene.
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."
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."
Reshaping the Occult Narrative, One Witch Portrait at a Time
After learning her ancestral ties to witch persecution, photographer Frances F. Denny decided to shoot a series that reframes the narrative around the occult.
A Trans Latinx Artist's Incredible High-Fashion Self-Portraits
Martine Gutierrez explores her identity as a trans Latinx woman of indigenous descent with a 146-page fashion magazine she published entirely by herself.
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.
This Photographer Shot the Radical Protests That Inspired Occupy
Thirty years ago, Q. Sakamaki began taking photos of the artists and anarchists resisting gentrification in New York City.
Lucy Sparrow Spent a Year Sewing 31,000 Products for Her All-Felt Grocery Store
Every adorable item is for sale, with prices starting at $1.
This Artist Recreates Iconic Images Out of Trash, Toys, and Chocolate Syrup
Brazilian photographer Vik Muniz wants people to see the world differently.