Lisa Gidley

Originally from Kansas City, and now based in Portland, Lisa Gidley is an American photographer that “finds images as a sport”. She fell in love with photography in NYC, but her most recent work focuses on urban public spaces. Make sure to check her most recent work on her website or tumblr.

A Serious Man

Beautiful pictures from A Serious Man, directed by Joel & Ethan Coen in 2009. This black comedy that takes place in Minnesota, has been awarded for its cinematography by Roger Deakins, thanks to its highly stylized and gorgeous aesthetics. The Middle West of the 60s and the Jewish community, sweet nostalgia tinged with sarcasm. These are elements depicted with exceeding […]

Virgin Suicides

For the second edition of Movie Picks we chose Virgin Suicides by Sofia Coppola. Based on a novel by Jefferey Eugenides, the film portrays through a dreamlike imaginery the life of the Lisbon sisters, seen from the point of view of adolescent boys fantasizing about their teenage crushes and the mystery behind them. What we […]

Chong Chen

Juxtaposing images of corporeal details with suggestive forms found in nature, Chinese photographer Chong Cheng proves that sensuality can be found everywhere. According to the artist, his work “holds many questions concerning human existence” and intends to study the bond between the “human self and the outside world.”