domino sugar refinery project

Welcome. I'm a Brooklyn, New York-based artist who photographs the urban and cultural landscape. This site features projects made in the New York hinterlands, including the subway and the DUMBO and Bushwick neighborhoods of Brooklyn. Also work from Chicago, Providence, and the desert Southwest.
Please write if you'd like to hear about upcoming events.


June 2014: Selections from the Domino Sugar project in CurbedNY, the Daily Mail UK, ArchDaily, Artholics, Untapped Cities, and Gizmodo. Also a mention from Creative Time, in conjunction with Kara Walker's amazing installation.

October, 2013: I'm almost done photographing for my book on the long-defunct, soon-demolished Domino Sugar Refinery in Brooklyn. Have a look at this amazing place. More details soon.

July, 2013: a selection from a new project is part of an outdoor installation at Barclays Center called Other New York, curated by Artbridge. Multimedia story in the New York Times, July 21.

June, 2013: a selection from Sub/Culture was part of All Visual Triangle, a one-night projection show at Casbah in Durham, NC.

May, 2013: a selection from Sub/Culture is featured in Le Journal de la Photographie.





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