PHOTOGRAPHY

Taking inspiration from the renowned photographer Nobuyoshi Araki, Japanese photographer Aizawa Yoshikazu invites us into his series The Proof Of Life. The 45-year old’s world is at its heart an intimate window into his life with his lover. At times veering into voyeurism the erotic element in his...

AUsing his 35mm film camera, South African photographer, Duran Levison takes things back to the basics of photography.  At 29-year Duran Levison has forged a name with popular publications hankering for his fashion/documentary images. His commissioned work evidently keeps his aspirations for personal work alive. ...

Here #itchysilk writer and photographer Hendra Purbaya takes us into our first installment of #intothedarkroom with the explorative, occasionally controversial American photographer Nan Goldin. Her raw images particularly of relationships ostensibly from the LGBTQ community leading to her cult like status. I first got into...

Here at #itchysilk the 26 year-old photographer Dark Rabban intrigued us with his bleak images. Revelling in grainy black and white images and the occasional flirtation with splashes of colour, Dark Rabban reveals the dark and at times uncomfortable recesses. For us those recesses should...

‘Outside lies magic’ could (and probably is) the maxim for 43-year old photographer Monika Kawka. Originally from Poland, Monika Kawka moved to Canada three years ago with the distinct mission to push her photographic career forward. Life is of course not straight forward and she attests...

Stockholm based filmographer/photographer Neha Hirve manages to make normal engaging. It’s an art akin to making white paper interesting-it’s like photographic origami. Initially lured by the moving image, Neha Hirve gained a BFA in TV and film production in 2014. Three years later (as creatives...