About

I do this because I love it, I hope you do too.

Available for assignment and commission work.

BFA from Pratt Institute 2005.

MaxTakesPhotos@yahoo.com

 

Published

The Forward. photo of Robert Caro for article about his Newark Public Library lecture. October 2017.

Art Das Kunstmagazin photo of Doreen Garner for feature. September 2017.

Bayonne Magazine photos for 3 articles: Jane Doe, Java Joints, & Helping Hands. September 2017.

Gambit (bestofneworleans.com) photo of Mark Normand for interview. August 2017.

Maake Magazine photo of Julie Curtiss for feature interview. May 2017.

Hiba Schahbaz: Self Portraits. photo used for press release of solo show at Project for Empty Space. Newark, NJ. April 2017.

Bomb Magazine. photo for Baseera Khan's iamuslima by Terence Trouillot. March 2017.

ArtFCity. Photo of Baseera Khan for "Climbing Generations Of Trauma And Muslim Heritage: Baseera Khan’s “iamuslima” at Participant Inc." March 2017.

Venison Magazine. Photo of Hiba Schabaz for feature article. March 2017.

Washington Project for the Arts. Photo of Doreen Garner for upcoming lecture series. February 2017.

Bayonne Magazine. Cover photo of Pam & Ali O'Donnell and photos for "accidental activists" and "hudson reporter" articles. February 2017.

Little India. Portrait of Artist Hiba Schahbaz for the article "Exploring South Asian Feminist Art" January 2017.

Jersey City Magazine. Cover photo of burlesque performer Lillian Bustle as well as photos accompanying story on Jane Do. October 2016.

Golden Grove Jewelry look book and catalog. September 2016. 

Offbeat Magazine. Photo of comedian Mark Normand for feature interview. Aug 2016.

Bayonne Magazine. Photos for 6 articles including author Robin Constantine & JAPW Wrestling. Aug 2016.

Asbury Park Press. Photo of Meghan McAleavy for feature article. July 2016.

Hudson Reporter. Photo of McCabe EMS dispatcher. July 2016.

Iowa Informer. Photos of Brooks Strause & Ryan Stier for article "Talking Touring with Extravision's Ryan Stier" May 2016.

Th-Ink. Photos of Margaret Cross, of Golden Grove Jewelry, for interview feature. March 2016.

Jersey City Magazine. Photos of rappers SteadyBrave and Classick for feature article. Spring 2016.

Bayonne Magazine. Cover photo of the Pork Roll Queens and photos for 2 other articles. Winter 2016.

Hoboken 07030 Magazine. Photos for article about local pool halls. Winter 2016.

Made of Jewelry. Blog featuring my photos of the Golden Grove jewelry. December 2015.

Golden Grove Jewelry lookbook. Fall 2015.

Jersey City Magazine. Photos for 4 articles. National Fencing Champion, NJ Beer Co Brewery, Statue of Liberty tour guide, Fall 2015.

Bayonne Magazine. Cover photo of Cailin Brodel and photos for 3 other articles. Summer 2015.

Hoboken 07030 Magazine. Photos for 2 articles. Maxwell's Bar & Local Stand Up Comedy.  Spring 2015.

Bayonne Magazine Photos for 4 articles. Ed Martin, Christina McDonnell & local music scene. Dec 2014.

Bayonne Magazine. Cover photo of Jared Hart. Inside spread of George R.R. Martin. May 2014.

Village Voice. Promo photo of The Men. September 2011.

HUH Magazine Photographer profile. April 2010.

Snap Magazine: Issue 9. 8 page spread titled KID USA. December 2009.

Ravages. 2 photos in french philosophy magazine. June 2009.

Article Magazine. Photo used in Issue 1. March 2009

Various Photographs. Photo published in Tim Barber's book of work from tinyvices. 2009

New York Photo Festival documentary by the Snorri Brothers. Photo used as an example of emerging work showcased by the festival. 2009.

Color Magazine. WBC photo used as contributing photographer in Volume 6 issue 3. 2008.

Anti-Mag. Robert Ryan photo for an interview he did. April 2008.

Chief Magazine

  • photos and interview of Dan Morris. August 2008.
  • Photos of Santiago Mostyn, Jessica Dimmock, Naked Tommy. July 2008.
  • Martin Mazorra photos. June 2008
  • Robert Ryan photos/interview and Marilyn Manson fan photo essay. April 2008.
  • 4 page interview spread. December 2007. #6: Photos of the Mangina. May 2007.

Spin Magazine Modern Life is War photo. December 2007.

Punk Rock Confidential feature on my photo series: Forever Outsiders. Winter 2007.

Revolver Magazine photo Used in Modern Life Is War bio. September 2007.

Tokion Magazine printed entry for being a finalist in Tokion's King of the Road contest. August 2007.

Backyard Shakedown 2 page spread in photo book put out by Upper Playground. August 2007.

Punt newspaper. Photo used in Modern Life Is War interview. December 2006.

Vice Scandinavia Photo used in Modern Life Is War interview. 2006.

Mollusk #2 encyclopedia de Bongout. Five page feature of photography and bio. July 2006.

Vice Magazine advertisement for Pochron Studios, The Rainy Day Issue. Volume 12, Number 5. May 2005.

Photographer's Forum Best of College Photography annual 2005.

 

Exhibitions

Superchief: Summer Season Ultra Mega Group Show at the Superchief / Cluturefix gallery. NYC July 2014.

Amorphous group show atARC LL, Photography Gallery , Pratt Institute. October 2013.

Weird World group show at Booklyn gallery. October 2012

Flick Film Fest. Video shown at Indiescreen premier event. Brooklyn, NY. July 2010.

I Heart Art / Wassaic Project fundraiser group show at Work gallery. Brooklyn, NY. April 2010.

Eye on the Strand finalists. Group show at Pratt Manhattan. New York, NY. July 2009

Growing Up solo show at Cave 9. Birmingham, AL. July 2008

Crooked Smiles, Steady Voices, and a Trunk Full of Cash. Group show at Cinders Gallery. Brooklyn, NY. June 2008.

Group show Robert Ryan Gallery. Asbury Park, NJ. June 2008.

Best and Brightest, a Chief Magazine showcase. The Arm. Brooklyn, NY. Group show. May 2008.

Kin group show. Art Space MCV. Brooklyn, NY.  March 2008.

Satin Satan group show Satin Satan gallery. Chicago, Illinois. Curated by Brad Troemel. January 2008.

Tim Barber: tiny vices group show.

  • NY Photo Festival, New York, NY. May 2008.
  • La Esquina Gallery, Kansas City, MO, October 2007.
  • White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO, September 2007.
  • Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico, July 2007.
  • The Gallery Soho, Clair de Rouen Books, London England, May 2007.
  • Colette, Paris France, February 2007.
  • Studio Bee, Tokyo Japan, December 2006.
  • University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, September 2006.

25 Bold Moves group show. House of Campari, New York.  May 2006. Group show curated by Tim Barber based on tinyvices.com

Go Icarus! group show The White Room. Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Brooklyn Arts Collective. February 2007.

Gimme Head group show 49 Bogart St. Gallery. Curated by Dennis McNett. Brooklyn, NY. October 2006.

Paramnesia: Dawn of Confusion group show Pochron Studios, Brooklyn NY. Part of the Dumbo Arts Festival. October 2005.

Pursuit of Happiness thesis exhibition. Steuben Gallery, Brooklyn NY. May 2005.

 

Artist Talks

KnifeFight Artist Talk : Noche de la artistas. Pete's Candy Store. Brooklyn, NY June 2010.