Rope: The Film by EMS

The following are clips from my shoots for the EMS documentary (in production) Rope featuring Damon Pierce.

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Arabelle Raphael

Dakota Charms

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Sid Vicious going to see Bowie, 1973

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via @Historypics

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This Crazy Life – Opening April 26th, 7-10PM at New Image Art

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New Image Art is pleased to present, This Crazy Life, a group show featuring Gregory Bojorquez, Patrick Martinez, and Michael Vasquez, opening Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7-10pm.

This Crazy Life encompasses the commonalities of the rough lifestyles that are faced on a day-to-day-bases in inner/urban cities. The works capture rawness and chaos that cohabitate so naturally in the “hood” environments. These three artists are able to capture and interpret realities through portraiture and still lives in an array of paintings, photographs and mix-media pieces.

Patrick Martinez (Los Angeles, CA) successfully combines paintings with neon lights. Brightly painted subjects range from still lives of food with weapons to neon signage often found on windows of markets and restaurants. The subjects bask in the neon light creating realistic seedy club scenes, which also incorporate the use of words in Spanish and English. There is humor as well as a subtle quality of cynicism in his paintings. Martinez works are often tongue in cheek insights of cross-cultural Los Angeles.

Gregory Bojorquez (Los Angeles, CA) photographs strong portraits of fellow Los Angelino’s. Bojorquez compositions contain an honest intensity of L.A. life in the hood. On exhibit will be a rare, large-scale collage measuring 3′ x 5′, Eastsider , a narrative of spontaneous street scenes and portraits of people from East L.A.

Michael Vasquez (Miami, FL) paints passionate figurative pieces of gang members and friends that are bigger than life. Vasquez figures are exaggerated via his powerful use of composition, color and textural brush strokes. The paintings are symbols of his search for balance in a world filled with conflict.
NEW IMAGE ART
7920 SANTA MONICA BLVD
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA 90046

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Riley Reid x Naz x EMS


Music by: Country Teasers
Courtesy of: In The Red Records
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Aubrey Star x Naz x EMS


Music by: The Hunches
Courtesy of: In The Red Records

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Photos by: EMS

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Ellena Woods


Ellena Woods from the June 2014 issue of Barely Legal.

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Gabriella Paltrova


Gabriella Paltrova from the May/June 2014 issue of Taboo.
Rigging by: Damon Pierce

Check out a video of the shoot here.

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Campaigns by: Jamie French & Eva Cassini

Help out these cool girls. They are both a part of my Trans project.

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Alexia Gold x Naz x EMS


Model: Alexia Gold
Music by: Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds
Courtesy of: In The Red Records

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Photos by: EMS

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Trans: A Photo & Video Project Pt. 3


Interviews with: Wendy Summers, Kelli Lox, Foxxy, Eva Cassini, Jamie French, Tasha Jones, Tiffany Starr, Mandy Mitchell, Evie Eliot, Jenny Elizabeth & Stefani Special.

This is a Trans-Positive project featuring photos and videos of transgender females.
For more information, or if you would like to be a part of the series please visit:
davenaz.org/trans

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