ARTIST: Joey Solomon

As An Openly Gay Man With Mental Disorders, Joey Solomon’s Artistic Work Hones In On The Psychology Of Self And Other Humans Through Portrait Studies And Darkroom Accidents Using The Lens As His Medium. Solomon Pulls Much Of His Work Perspective From Personal Entanglements In Recurring Themes Of Mental And Physical Illness. His Images Continue To Document Motifs Surrounding Familial Shared Illness, Queer Diaries And The Erosion Of Our Earth. If Nothing Else, Solomon’s Work Serves To Arm A Learning Process Of Our Tender And Dysfunctional Species. In 2019, Joey Solomon Earned His BFA In Photography & Imaging From NYU’s Tisch School Of The Arts. Prints Of Solomon’s Have Been Exhibited In Museums And Galleries Internationally. Joey Solomon's photographs have been featured in The New Yorker, Aperture Gallery, and MoMA PS1 among others. Solomon Is Currently Based In Brooklyn, New York And Is Seeking Work.

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