Cleopatras Scoring Change: Lina Geoushy on Egypt’s inspiring female athletes

Reading Time: 4 minutes Named the second selectee for Malala Fund’s Against All Odds commission in collaboration with 1854, the Cairo-born photographer will turn her lens to the young women rising above Egypt’s discriminatory sporting culture Applications for the third and final…

Adam Bannister bears witness to identity and individuality in the united kingdom

Reading Time: five minutes Commissioned by Leica and 1854, Bannister’s brand new body of work – titled Witnesses of: Individuality –  celebrates difference and commonality amongst the people of England What does this mean to witness? Is it to view from afar…

Against All Odds: Malala Fund opens applications for their last commission opportunity in collaboration with 1854

Reading Time: 3 minutes © Deepti Asthana. For the third and final installment of the Malala Fund x 1854 Against All Odds payment series, one more woman professional photographer will be commissioned to create new work celebrating the power and determination of…

Silvana Trevale’s ethereal images framework the hopes of Venezuela’s youth

Reading Time: 4 minutes As the very first photographer commissioned as part of the Malala Fund’s Against All Odds commission series in collaboration with 1854 and Malala Fund , the Caracas-born photographer can document 16-year-old Katty — who dreams of becoming a…

Vikesh Kapoor’s love letter to his immigrant mother

Reading through Time: 4 moments “My mum served the girl community in the grandest possible way. That was the spark for this whole idea, ” states Vikesh Kapoor , as he embarks in the Leica x 1854 Witnesses of: Devotion commission Music…

Mendez & Kaplan’s exploration of the Columbian water crisis

Reading through Time: 3 minutes Mendez & Kaplan to investigate the impact of climate change in Colombia  in the new collaboration between WaterAid and 1854  Please note, artists’ project proposals for the WaterAid Climate Commission rate may be subject to change because…

“My name is Wayne and am is a homeless photographer”

Reading Time: 5 minutes Inzajeano Latif first met Wayne in The fall of 2020. The two have been working together ever since: Wayne, documenting his own life using a Polaroid digital camera, Latif offering photographic mentorship while creating a body associated with…

“I want to show the different methods to be a black or African person”

Reading Time: 3 minutes A new commission payment by WaterAid and 1854 will see Ngadi Smart explore Freetown’s complex water provide problems and what it’s teenagers are doing about it.   Engaged with photography, design and illustration in equal calculate for the…

Renee Osubo: Chronicler of black fatherhood

Reading Time: 4 minutes “For myself, it’s about allowing black men to show a weakness that they’re not normally allowed to share” Renee Osubu’s photography will be imbued with her natural sense of compassion on her subjects. The London-based professional photographer has…

“America is at a breaking steer right now and everybody looks it”: Garrett Grove’s crumbling Washington

Reading Time: 5 minutes For MPB ’s Shoot the Sequel: Following & Now America getting in collaboration with 1854, Garrett Grove documents circumstances fraught with tensions One tree stump stands small , slotted in between a line of gravestones in a cemetery.…