Beyond honored to have been able to document this day. Shot at Opus 40 in Woodstock, we created a video for a cover of Pink Floyd’s MOTHER. Working with Amanda Palmer now for over ten years, I have to say this is my favorite project we’ve collaborated on. It was dedicated to the current political […]Read more "MOTHER. Behind the Scenes/Stills from Amanda Palmer’s new music video."
Spending two weeks in a tent on a private mountain in a queer sanctuary. Art. Sex. Magic. All images shot in Tennessee 2017. Can’t wait to come back this spring.Read more "GETTING RADICAL in TENNESSEE."
I watch a lot of movies. Like, A. LOT. Like, All of them. Every year I compile my year end list of the best and post it online. THIS year, I needed an end of the year project… especially since I didn’t shoot my yearly Halloween Series, I was kind of yearning for a film […]Read more "TOP 10 Films of 2017: A Self Portrait Series"
Born in the late 70’s, my childhood views of what to expect from High School were dictated by the films of John Hughes, and a little later and more excitedly, by HEATHERS. A little later still, while actually IN school in Southern California, we got CLUELESS, but none of these reflected anything comparable to what […]Read more "Gregg Araki’s NOWHERE turns 20"
Ahhh Ptown. No place like it in the world.. Well, the only place I keep seeing when I’m there is Amity Island from JAWS. Provincetown is essentially GAY JAWS. And thats the highest compliment I can give any place ever. I unfortunately couldn’t attend the yearly Bear Week there this year, but I was there […]Read more "PROVINCETOWN, MA: Bear Week 2016"
Yeah.. I’m that artist who was arrested for my towel dropping last year on Fourth of July. What resulted was a media blitz, mad humiliation and ptsd, but I’m strong. I’m human and I’m an artist. And an important part of those things, is staying true to yourself, and to your art, and braving your […]Read more "2017… Back to the Beach."
Amanda Palmer and I have been friends for over a decade. She and I met one night in LA. I had just performed at a club night called BOOTIE, a mash-up party I was a resident performer at. She was outside chatting with people and I asked who the cool girl with the one smeared […]Read more "FLOATING in a COCKTAIL GLASS. (behind the scenes images from Amanda Palmer’s newest music video)"
An incredibly inspiring day of protesting and marching against the Orange Order. Thousands met in Battery Park in NYC following the ban on immigration from multiple countries made of mostly Muslim people. Beautiful resistance. Everyone is welcome in this country. We are a nation of immigrants. We need to continue to resist this tyranny. I […]Read more "VIEW from the RESISTANCE. Battery Park Immigration Ban Protest."
The three top images were shot this month in my new studio/house, and I was hesitant to shoot some of the setups because I was like, i feel like i’ve done the circle framing thing before…. Then, I found a bunch of older images, that I had thought were lost forever, and I had backed […]Read more "The CIRCLE of ART."