The Burnout and Escapism Issue
For 14 years, I photographed girls in upstate New York who were growing up the same way I did, with limited means in an American culture that promotes escapism through constant consumption.
Brenda Ann Kenneally
This Glass Umbrella Pipe Is Incredible Even If You Don’t Smoke
Intricate blown glass pipes and weed-smoking oil portraits take over Chesterfield Gallery in New York.
Immigrants Explain What Shocked Them About American Culture
"I had not seen or even heard of braces before coming to America. Several kids I knew had braces, and they looked like robots."
Greasy, Hungry, Powerful: What the American Diner Says About America
There's a reason the image of the American diner hasn't changed since the triumphant, deluded 1950s.
Aaron Swartz and 21st-Century Martyrdom
Brian Knappenberger's documentary <i>The Internet's Own Boy</i> speaks to Aaron Swartz's martyrdom and a deep strain of malevolence in American culture.