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Adam Ross
Photographer
While living in Provincetown, what started out as a casual hobby photographing the talent that came through town quickly became a serious study of queer life and culture in a place where queer was the status quo. There is an energy unique to queer life that I feel a pressing need to document, but I wanted to give context to this life outside of the clubs and the bars of Provincetown. That same energy brought me to Bushwick. Here, there is a queer community and culture that is thriving, and unique to the moment; it is my goal to represent, record, enrich, and expand our community.

BIOGRAPHY

While living in Provincetown, what started out as a casual hobby photographing the talent that came through town quickly became a serious study of queer life and culture in a place where queer was the status quo. There is an energy unique to queer life that I feel a pressing need to document, but I wanted to give context to this life outside of the clubs and the bars of Provincetown. That same energy brought me to Bushwick. Here, there is a queer community and culture that is thriving, and unique to the moment; it is my goal to represent, record, enrich, and expand our community.

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BIO

Alexey Kim is a New York City–based independent queer artist, writer, journalist, and photographer. He is the founder of the LGBTQIA+ focused news editorial vertical Sidewalkkilla.com. Alexey was born in Kazakhstan, formerly part of the USSR, eventually moving to the US in his early teens.


Alexey started his career as a photo contributor to Gayletter magazine in June 2018, covering events, parties, and fashion shows, and photographing still life and editorial shoots for the magazine’s blog as well as print issues of the magazine.


Alexey’s work has also been published in The New York Times, New York Magazine, V magazine, WWD, Paper, Out, The Cut, them., Glamour, Advocate, People, Buzzfeed and more.


In June 2019 Alexey decided to start his own venture and founded an LGBTQIA+ news editorial vertical called Sidewalkkilla.com, concentrating on nightlife, events, and personal stories from the LGBTQIA+ community.


Alexey has extensive experience in social media management, still, product, portrait, fashion, event, and nightlife photography. His past and present clients include Indochine NYC, Sotheby’s, Douglas Elliman, Geena Rocero, Major Food Group, Gayletter, The Beau Next Door, Flowerling, EdoEyen, Revery clothing, and Octomobility.


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Sasha Velour’s “Night Gowns” Makes A Comeback
Movies With Matvey Cherry: Harry & Meghan
The Spectrum Party 10-Year Anniversary
The Task Force and Retro Factory Raise $20K to Combat Violent Rhetoric and Anti-LGBTQ Legislation
Digna’s Monthly Balingbayan Box Brings All-Filipino Drag Cast to Hell’s Kitchen
NSFW-September 9
Glow Di Notte Photo Booth
Bushwig 11 (Day 2)

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