When German Angelika fell in love with Peruvian Francisco, a love for the Amazon rainforest in which he lived followed. After 8 years together in Moteloy, they’re fighting to preserve their home from cacao producers threatening to destroy the forest, and with it the people and animals whose lives depend on it.
Over the past decade I have photographed food and drinks, the brilliant souls preparing and the lucky guests imbibing. I have come to enjoy the photography as much as the food itself.
A charming gallery in Kensington has acquired a few prints from Boy Story for their permanent collection.
When next I’m asked about my work, I shall point to this essay and answer: “What he said.”
Exhibition review by Daniel Pateman.
Last time this paper got so excited about images, there were protests outside embassies…
You can now find Boy Story A Picture Book For Boys at The Photographers’ Gallery’s bookstore.
Tonight and for the next 3 months Boy Story will be on view around the corner from the British Museum.
For pictures of the Private View please click here.
Danish daily Politiken featuring Boy Story in the Art & Culture session.
They had invented a world in their own image, with their own gods and their own ceremonies.
‘Boylesque’ performers in the Guardian.
Huffington Post discussed Otto Dix, identity and my brief life as a stripper.
Campaigns to dictate what we should look like are everywhere. Take a stand. #EachBodysReady
An obscure American website were kind enough to let me talk about Boy Story.
Capturing the World of Male Burlesque Means Learning to Walk in Thigh High Boots.
Allegedly I said THIS about Boy Story to Lifo. But it’s all Greek to me.
Local New York newspaper premieres the first pictures from Boy Story, my voyeuristic travelogue into the world of male performance, 5-years in the making.