Shaping America: Natalie Christensen’s 007

Reading Time: < 1 minute Christensen’s best and newest work examines the forms and colours of the girl new southwest home “Nothing is everlasting or solid, ” produces Natalie Christensen “Energy is always moving and shifting simply out of our awareness. Our…

1854 Presents: Anastasia Samoylova in the multiple lives of Fl

Reading Time: < 1 minute “It’s about where the road leads you” Exploring environmentalism, consumerism and the picturesque, Russian-born, America-based Anastasia Samoloyva profits with new work exploring the Floridian Peninsula. Entrusted in partnership with MPB , Shoot the Follow up; Then and…

1854 Presents: Garrett Grove on the poetics of America

Reading Time: < one minute Returning to discuss their new work, Grove explores how his project hopes to bridge the gaps of a divided nation One of the two professional photographers chosen for S hoot the Sequel: Then and Now The united…

The Camera and Me: Heather Oelklaus and her 1977 Chevy, Little Miss Sunshine

Reading Time: 3 minutes Devoted to the art of pinhole photography,   Oelklaus ruminates on her largest and most ambitious camera Words by Heather  Oelklaus, as told by Isaac Huxtable. It all started on World Pinhole Photography Day. It’s the holiest of…

“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.…

Having fun with Perception: Anastasia Samoylova’s interpretation of Florida’s “Forgotten Coast”

Reading Time: five minutes Russian photographer Anastasia Samoylova was selected earlier this year to produce a new body of work for MPB in cooperation with 1854 for the Shoot the Sequel: Then & Right now America campaign. The resulting images form the…